Original photograph of Walt Disney with Merlin Aylesworth and Ned Depinet in 1936

Walt Disney, Merlin Aylesworth, Ned Depinet (subjects)

N.p. N.p., Circa 1936. Vintage borderless photograph of Walt Disney shaking hands with RKO Chairman Merlin Aylesworth, while RKO president Ned Depinet looks on to the right. Printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso.

RKO entered into a distribution deal with Disney in 1936, and for the next two decades would release Disney's features and shorts, including "Snow White and the Seven Dwarves" (1937), one of the highest grossing films of the period.

9.25 x 7 inches. About Near Fine.

[Book #160497]