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    Coroner's Abode by Ron Dias & Other Wizard of Oz Related Items Lot (2000s). Original Ron Dias Artwork (11" X 17"), Autographed Page (9" X 11.75"), Autographed Photo (8.5" X 14"), & Autographed Book (9" X 10.75").
    For more than 50 years, artist Ron Dias worked for Disney and other studios as a background artist for films and television shows, including Sleeping Beauty, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Ralph Bakshi's Lord of the Rings, Johnny Quest, and more. Offered is an original piece of Ron Dias artwork titled Coroner's Abode, created for for the book Memories of a Munchkin by Meinhardt Raabe with Lieutenant Daniel Kinske, U.S.N. The book features a collection of stories, photos, publicity material, and glimpses behind the scenes of the classic film The Wizard of Oz, courtesy of the Munchkin coroner himself, Meinhardt Raabe. Dias' artwork appears in the book, along with works by Drew Struzan, Al Hirschfeld, Mort Drucker, Jack Davis, Bernie Wrightson, Frank Frazetta, Al Feldstein, and more. Included is a copy of the book signed by Kinske, as well as an unused signature page for the book featuring an image by Al Feldstein that is signed by Feldstein and Raabe, and a signed image of Raabe with Judy Garland. All included items make for a fascinating collection of Wizard of Oz related items. Only the most minor of wear can be detected. Please see full-color, enlargeable image above for more details. Near Mint.


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    November, 2016
    27th Sunday
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