If you're new to collecting, it's important to understand that the following pieces are all one-of-a-kind vintage pieces that were all used in the production of their corresponding films. The term "production art" is used to denote this type of art. They should not be confused with the brand new sericels and limited editions made in the last 10-15 years which are known as "reproduction art" and have not been used in the production of a film.
Since original backgrounds are only 1% in ratio to cels in a film, finding nice set-ups is obviously a great challenge.


Sleeping Beauty (1959)
These pan backgrounds can be mighty impressive. I look for ones with cool details.
Robin Hood (1973)
Imagine my delight when I later found out that this piece had been published in a book!
In this case, the master doesn't have a lot of detail, but the expression cracks me up every time.
101 Dalmatians (1961)
This piece actually came with Nanny instead of Cruella.
I got lucky that the Cruella fit perfectly and did the switch!
Jungle Book (1967)
The last film considered vintage by collectors. I look at this piece, and just want to dance.......... Which is actually a bad thing if you've ever seen me dance.
Pantry Pirate (1942)
The special effects from the sneeze is what snagged me.
Peter Pan (1955)
This background is quite magnificent. Oversized, and of my favorite city, London. (My husband is English).


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