Popeye the Sailor: Bride and Gloom

Los Angeles: Paramount / Famous Films, Circa 1954. Presumed complete set of approximately 140 vintage hand drawn storyboards for the 1954 animated short film. All executed in black graphite pencil, with about a third of the storyboards with additional embellishments in red and blue pencil.

Loosely based on an earlier Popeye short film "Wimmin Is a Myskery," produced by Fleischer Studios in 1940. On the night before her wedding to Popeye, Olive Oyl dreams of her post-marital future, including a vision of her feisty twin sons.

Housed in a manila folder with holograph ink annotations noting transition points in the short film, as well as the name of Famous Studios. Storyboard leaves lightly age toned, else Near Fine.

[Book #154096]

Price: $3,500.00