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    Mentor Huebner Large Concept Depicting Ape Surgeons Operating on "Taylor" from Planet of the Apes (TCF, 1968). Vintage original concept sketch accomplished in pencil and charcoal on 23.75" x 18.75" parchment leaf. Depicting apes in an operating theater, conducting surgery on George Taylor (to be played by Charlton Heston). Handwritten
    in pencil in the lower right of art, "Void." Exhibiting production handling, edge wear, chips and tears to the edges, not affecting the artwork. In vintage Very Good condition. COA from Heritage Auctions.

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