Original anime celluloid from Princess Sarah featuring Sarah Crewe & Ermengarde St. John.
This rare piece is more than 30 years old and is in an excellent condition.
This cel was used in episode 14 which was released on Sunday the 7th of April, 1985.
Princess Sarah (小公女プリンセスセーラPurinsesu Sēra), also known as Little Princess Sara(h), is a 1985 Japanese anime series produced by Nippon Animation and Aniplex, based on Frances Hodgson Burnett’s novel, A Little Princess. Spanning 46 episodes, it originally premiered in 1985 across Japan on Fuji Television as the 11th series of Nippon Animation’s World Masterpiece Theater.
It was also later aired across Japan by the anime television network, Animax, who also later broadcast the series across its respective networks worldwide, including its English language networks in Southeast Asia and South Asia, dubbing and translating the series into English under the title Princess Sarah. Animax’s adaptation was the series’ only English translation, and the series has yet to be commercially released in the United States. The series has also been selected as one of the best 100 Japanese anime series of all time by viewers of TV Asahi.
It was also aired in numerous countries worldwide and translated into several languages, including French, Italian, German, Polish, Arabic, Hindi, Filipino and Spanish. In the Philippines, it was aired by ABS-CBN in 1993 with some rebroadcasts since then. It’s popularity inspired a live action film Sarah… Ang Munting Prinsesa, and a prime-time TV drama series.