NECA, who has been bringing us all sorts of great Nightmare Before Christmas merchandise is back with more kick ass items to empty your wallets and fill up your wall space. A press release issued today announces that Tim Burton has granted NECA master rights to create limited edition Giclee prints of never-before-seen art from his holiday classic “Nightmare Before Christmas,” according to Figures.com. Read on for the story and to see the prints…
The series of prints features illustrations created by Burton prior to the film’s 1993 production. The first series, titled “Giclees Suite 1,” (pictured above) includes six different prints, each with a limited edition size of 315 and all hand-numbered and personally signed by Burton. Each Giclee suite of six will retail from $1800 to $2400 and include a limited edition hard-back portfolio carrying case. Individual prints will be available for $450.
Pre-orders for “Nightmare Before Christmas Giclees Suite 1” collection are now being accepted through www.timburton.com and directly through NECA HERE. The suite will also be available at selected retailers nationwide after March 1. NECA plans to publish the second series of prints later this year.