Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Uncle Tom's Cabana (MGM, 1947). Fine/Very Fine on Linen. One Sheet (27" X 41").
    An infamous parody of Harriet Beecher Stowe's famous novel, this Tex Avery short is one of several cartoons banned from television airings in the 1960s for its rampant use of racial stereotypes. Avery's cheesecake character, the risqué Red, takes the place of the pure and innocent Eva, making this a completely outrageous cartoon by modern standards. Now only found on The Compleat Tex Avery laserdiscs released by MGM in 1993, this notorious bit of animation is almost as difficult to find as this exceptionally scarce poster. There has been touchup to the folds, pinholes in the background, and a tear through the upper left piano and Red's torso. Definitely an item that's hard to come by, this is a rare chance for animation fans to add a bit of scandalous history to their collections. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    July, 2019
    27th-28th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 245

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 44 days left to consign to the 2019 November 23 - 24 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Grey is a true asset to Heritage Auctions and Heritage Auctions are a true asset to the Movie Poster Hobby.
    Jim G.,
    Ray, MI
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Auction #161933 spotlights


    Psycho (Paramount, 1960). Fine/Very Fine on Linen. Autographed One Sheet
    BID NOW


    War of the Colossal Beast (American International, 1958). Fine/Very Fine on Linen. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (United Artists, 1968). Fine on Linen. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Valee de Joux Pont-Brassus Railway (1959). Rolled, Very Fine. French Travel Poster
    BID NOW


    Beginning of the End (Republic, 1957). Fine/Very Fine on Linen. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Radar Men from the Moon (Republic, 1952). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. Stock Three Sheet
    BID NOW


    A Clockwork Orange (Warner Brothers, 1972). Rolled, Very Fine-. Poster
    BID NOW


    Forbidden Planet (MGM, 1956). Very Fine-. Lobby Card
    BID NOW

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 July 27 - 28 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 July 27 - 28 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,977,446
    Sunday Internet Movie Poster Auction
    Sunday Movie Posters Weekly Online Auction
    REALIZED $51,034.40