9 Press Releases

Tag: Mickey Mouse

  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Major Disney Figurines Collection to Cross Block With Akiba Antiques This June

    Leading regional auction house Akiba Antiques will soon offer a sale dedicated to Disneyana. It appeals to both established collectors and regular Disney fans. The Mickey Mouse and His Friends auction will take place on June 21, 2022 at 12:00 PM EDT. Bidders can participate live or online with absentee…

    Disney Giuseppe Armani Sleeping Beauty "Briar Rose" Figurine
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    Figurines From Beatrix Potter, Disney, Bunnykins, and More at Lion and Unicorn

    Though Peter Rabbit is likely the best-known character of author and illustrator Beatrix Potter, fans of her work may also know her tale of Mr. Jeremy Fisher, a frog that lives at the edge of a pond in England’s Lake District. Many of Beatrix Potter’s characters were licensed and produced…

    Royal Doulton Prototype Figurine Jeremy Fisher, Isaac Newton
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    Scaled-Down Model Trains at Turner Auctions + Appraisals

    Paul Guaraglia has been collecting model trains for over 50 years, and his collection is housed and displayed in a separate room of his San Francisco Bay Area home. A selection of model trains from Guaraglia’s collection will be available at Turner Auctions + Appraisals in an upcoming sale. Among…

    Marx Mickey Mouse windup Locomotive and Tender, Boxcar, Gondola, Caboose
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    The Great American Comic Strip Signature Internet Auction

    Jack Kent was a prolific American cartoonist and author-illustrator best known as the creator of the King Aroo comic strip. He was also a collector of the work of other comic artists, and the upcoming Great America Comic Strip Online Auction, offered by Heritage Auctions, will feature original items from…

    Vaughn Shoemaker, Gee Tee (George T.) Maxwell, and Others
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    No Reserve Discovery Auction

    By the 1930s, Disney’s Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, and Clarabelle Cow were made into collectible dolls, puppets, and figurines. The characters were featured on lunch boxes, handkerchiefs, and backpacks as well. Whitley’s Auctioneers, in their upcoming No Reserve Discovery Auction, will present a selection of Disneyana figurines, paintings,…

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    Mickey Mouse and Friends - Animation Art Signature Internet Auction

    The Mickey Mouse and Friends – Animation Art Signature Internet Auction, offered by Heritage Auctions, is a collection of sketches and drawings from the animators of Walt Disney Studios. The collection includes various iconic characters from the Disney vault, including Mickey Mouse himself. One promotional sketch shows Mickey misspelling his…

    Donald's Cousin Gus Hand-Painted Background (Walt Disney, 1939)
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    Miller & Haas: Steam Engines & Comic Books

    The upcoming Miller & Haas: Steam Engines & Comic Books auction is offered by Turner Auctions + Appraisals LLC.  This sale is assembled from the collections of Craig Miller and Robert Haas, featuring vintage steam engines, toy trains, and other antique toys. This auction will include engines and turbines as…

    Two vintage steam roller toys.
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    Sports, Comics, Comic Art, Animation

    The Sports, Comics, Comic Art, Animation sale, offered by Weiss Auctions, is a selection of over 500 items, many new to the auction market. A few examples of the available items include a 1998 “Pikachu Illustrator” Pokémon promo card, a single-signed Roberto Clemente baseball, and a production sketch from Disney’s…

    Sports, Comics, Comic Art, Animation
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    August No Reserve

    In 1933, Disney released “Three Little Pigs”, a short-animated film. At the time, it was Disney’s crowning achievement. The company would, of course, find more than a little success later with an animated mouse. One of the lots in the upcoming August No Reserve auction, offered by Whitley’s, commemorates the…

    Whitley's Auctioneers