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    The Addams Family Matte Painting of "Grotto Approach to Gate" (Paramount, 1991). Matte painting accomplished in mixed media on 68.5" x 39". Masonite. Painted by Illusion Arts.

    This full painting established a view of Uncle Fester (Christopher Lloyd) approaching a gated entrance inside a massive underground grotto. This shot incorporated one of Illusion Arts' earliest uses of 3D modelling to create water reflections onto the ceiling and stone pillars of the painting. Burning torch effects were also additional elements.

    In Very Good Plus condition exhibiting expected production wear, minor scuffing, possible corner bumping and soiling. This lot is located in Los Angeles, California and special shipping arrangements will apply. COA from Heritage Auctions.


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