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    George Petty (1894-1975) Original Pin-up / Glamour Art (c.1937).
    Ad for Old Gold cigarettes, reproduced as a 44 x 32 advertising poster for the company.
    Watercolor on board, framed (47 x 33.5), sight size approximately 39 x 26. Signed middle left.
    The Old Gold poster, a rarity in itself, is included.
    Both the poster and the original painting are reproduced in The Great American Pin-up (Martignette & Meisel), page 252, fig's. 578 and 579.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2004
    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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