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    Jack Cole - Playboy, June, 1955 Illustration Original Art (Playboy, 1955) A high-flying bed-top "Athelete" bounces through her aerial trampoline routine, no doubt warming up for an eager partner! Jack Cole's "Females By Cole" drawing was published on page 47 of the June, 1955 issue of Playboy. The publisher's blurb for Alex Chun's new Fantagraphics monograph, The Classic Pin-Up Art of Jack Cole says it all, "In the rarefied realm of classic cartoon pin-up art, nobody did it better than Jack Cole. With his quirky line drawings and sensual watercolors, Cole, under Hugh Hefner's guiding hand, catapulted to stardom in the 1950s as Playboy's marquee cartoonist, a position he held until his untimely death at the age of 43." The image area is approximately 9.5" x 12", and the art is in Excellent condition.

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    February, 2005
    9th-10th Wednesday-Thursday
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