Disney Artist Ralph Kent Collection in Several Sales Ralph was an Art Director for the Walt Disney Company, and worked for Walt himself beginning back in the early 1960s. Ralph was a friend of many in the collecting world of Disneyana and Comic Art.
Magazine page Original Artwork, Horse Race scene, "A Mad Look At Our Horses p6" in pencil with his name at bottom, 7.5" x 13.25," from the Ralph Kent Collection,
Bob Clampett "Cecil the Sea-sick Sea Serpent" signed Animation Cel, (2) cells overlayed, one with Cecil and one with the Florida Orange Bird, Inscribed and signed by Bob "Shux, Florida Orange Bird - You're Mighty Cute - But I have a She-Serpent back in Jollywood!" "To a Great Guy RALPH - There's Nothing He KENT do," 10" x 12.75," animation production cels, Ralph Kent designed the Orange Bird, from the Ralph Kent Collection,
"Playboy's Little Annie Fanny … New Improved" 1971 compilation of cartoons from the magazines, by Harvey Kurtzman and Will Elder, profusely illustrated on the inside front cover with a nude image of Annie and inscribed personally to Ralph Kent by Kurtzman with mailing envelope, "Like you said Ralph ... it's all done with circles, Thanks again for the hospitality" signed and dated 9/75, 1st edition book, Lot includes OrlandoCon75 program guide with Ralph and Kurtzman in attendence as celebrity guests along with many others included plus signatures and drawings by Jim Ivey, Fred Wagner, Neil Austin, Rob Word, Arnold Christianson, RAlph Dunagin, Mel Graff and others, from the Ralph Kent Collection,
Collection of Warner Brothers Cartoon Characters Drawings Collection of Warner Brothers Cartoon Characters Drawings, (1) Model sheet showing propotions of all characters, 12" x 40," printed, (2) Merchandise drawing, Tweety & Sylvester, "WE TAWT WE TAW A PUTTY TAT!" 14" X 19.5," (3) Merchandise drawing, Elmer Fudd and Bugs Bunny hunting scene, 14" X 19.5," (4-7) Original line drawing of Wile E. Coyote plus 3 copies on tracing paper, each 8.5" x 11," (8) Wile E. Coyote, RoadRunner and Rocket original art merchandise drawing, 13" x 21," (9) Tiny Toons merechandise drawing, 14" x 17," (10) Characters in Balloon Merchandise drawing, one side torn, 14" x 17," (11-12) Two merchandise drawings of Bugs Bunny, 5" x 9" and 9" x 14," from the Ralph Kent Collection,
Original Art & Letter by Fred Wagner, (1) Grin & Bear It Bum Character, color, 9.5" x 12.5," (2) Letter, "Ralph sorry I missed you at OrlandoCon. A good time was had by all. Here is the cartoon you mentioned. If I ever stop drinking Beer the 2nd shift had better watch out. SIncerely Fred" 6.5" x 8," (3) Comic strip panel "Shambles" referred to in letter changed to "If Ralph ever gives up drinking beer, they're going to have to lay off the third shift at the brewery," inscribed "To Ralph a man who has been known to lift a few, Fred" 7" x 9," with hand addressed envelope, from the Ralph Kent Collection,
Original Art & Letter by Johnny Hart of "B.C." and "Wizard of Id," (1-2) signed letter on Johnny art stationary to Ralph Kent re: Life in general, 8.5" x 11," with envelope postmarked Feb. 22, 1985, (3) two sided doodle page, bottom signed by Hart, 8.5"