A Walt Disney celluloid from Aladdin
1992, gouache on celluloid, depicting Jafar, dressed in the Sultans robes when he decides that being a powerful sorcerer is better than being the sultan Jafar says I wish to be the most powerful sorcerer in the world!, applied to a watercolor production background, matted and framed.
The character and effects cels were specially created by artist in the Ink and Paint Department at the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California. The basis for the cels is original animation drawings rendered by Disney animators and used in the production of the film. No original production cels were created in the making of Aladdin.
Provenance: Sothebys, October 1993, The Art of Aladdin, lot 204.
12 ½ x 17in