Sleeping Beauty, ‘Fauna’ (1959) #D46

$440.00

#D46 – Walt Disney Studio – ‘Sleeping Beauty’, 1959. This animation drawing of Fauna, one of the three magical fairies, was created by a Disney animator in development of a scene in the animated cartoon. Drawn in red and graphite pencil on an untrimmed animation sheet (12.50′ X 15.50′), the art measures 3.50′ X 5.50. The animator wrote the number ‘199C’ at the top right to indicate place in the scene, rendered on 3 peg hole sheet also includes Production Markings. In excellent condition showing only light handling from the animation process itself: VERY FINE. Once upon a time, in a kingdom far away, a beautiful princess was born … a princess destined by a terrible curse to prick her finger on the spindle of a spinning wheel and become Sleeping Beauty. Masterful Disney animation and Tchaikovsky’s celebrated musical score enrich the romantic, humorous and suspenseful story of the lovely Princess Aurora, the three magical fairies Flora, Fauna and Merryweather, and the valiant Prince Phillip, who vows to save his beloved princess. Phillips bravery and devotion are challenged when he must confront the overwhelming forces of evil conjured up by the wicked and terrifying Maleficent. Embark on a spectacular adventure of unprecedented scale and excitement in this thrilling, timeless Disney Classic.

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#D46 – Walt Disney Studio – ‘Sleeping Beauty’, 1959. This animation drawing of Fauna, one of the three magical fairies, was created by a Disney animator in development of a scene in the animated cartoon. Drawn in red and graphite pencil on an untrimmed animation sheet (12.50′ X 15.50′), the art measures 3.50′ X 5.50.