A Mickey Mouse mascot, by Desmo, circa 1930,

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Lot 317
A Mickey Mouse mascot, by Desmo, circa 1930,

£ 1,200 - 1,800
US$ 1,600 - 2,400
A Mickey Mouse mascot, by Desmo, circa 1930,
depicting a smiling Mickey, standing with long tail curling out, pie crust eyes and in an amusing stance, with his heels together in typical Charlie Chaplin pose, chrome bronze, signed to the back, with Walter Disney copyright stamping under foot mounted on a wooden base.

Footnotes

  • Two versions of this rare mascot were made under licence from Walt Disney by Desmo in the the 1930's, the other example with the bent knee and foot raised is illustrated in Bernard Shine; Mickey Mouse the Vintage Years 1928-1938, on page 96.
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