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    Alberto Vargas (1896-1982) Original Illustration (c.1936).
    Probably "movie set" artwork for "Poor Little Rich Girl," starring Shirley Temple (20th Century Fox, 1936), in which Michael Whalen plays Richard Barry, owner of the Barry Soap Company.
    Mixed media on board, framed (14.5 x 16.5), sight size approximately 8 x 11. Signed middle right.

    keywords: illustrator, Esquire artist, Varga, Playboy artist, Hollywood, cinema, film, Americana


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2003
    20th-23rd Thursday-Sunday
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