Simpsons Original Background Unemployment Office
  1. Framed
    + $125
  2. Deluxe Framed
    + $170

Simpsons Original Background Unemployment Office

Item #F2401


Product Description

This is a hand painted production background used in making an episode of "The Simpsons". Episode 5F06 "Reality Bites" December 7, 1997. In the episode, Marge Simpson takes a job with Lionel Hutz's Red Blazer Realty, an estate agency, but begins to question her morals when she has to sell properties to her friends that aren't quite up to scratch. Despite this, she still manages to convince the Flanders to move to the quaintly named Murder House. A really cool collectible for any Simpsons fan.

Image Size: 10.5" x 12.5"

Framed Size: 18" x 20"


Shipping Information

Framed Unframed
Shipping to the Continental United States or Canada $24 $18
Shipping to the United Kingdom, France, or Germany $150 $75
Shipping to Australia or New Zealand $150 $75

For any other shipping locations, please contact us for a custom quote.

All prices in US Dollars


Original Production Cels

Production cels are the one-of-a-kind original cels that were used in the creation of an animated film or television show. Each has been hand-painted by studio artists on a piece of celluloid acetate, and has been photographed over a background painting to create a frame of the finished production.

Production cels are highly sought after by collectors, with very rare pieces from the early days of animation fetching prices in the tens, and even the hundreds of thousands of dollars. See Why So Few Vintage Pieces Have Survived for more information on the rarity of early production cels.

Production cels from the 1980’s and 90’s are available at considerably lower expense, but The Move To Computerized Animation has severely curtailed the supply of new artwork in the market, and has put upward pressure on prices of what is still available.

Production cels from the same film, or even the same scene, can have significantly different values depending on their desirability to collectors.


More from The Simpsons

BOT