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    Gillette Elvgren (1914-1980) Original Pin-up Art (1948).
    This Doesn't Seem to Keep the Chap From My Lips, published as a calendar by the Brown & Bigelow Calendar Company, St. Paul, Minnesota. Also reproduced as a deck of playing cards by the company in 1950.
    Oil on canvas, approximately 30 x 24. Signed lower left.
    Examples of the published versions are included.
    Reproduced in The Great American Pin-up (Martignette & Meisel), page 177, fig. 387, and in Gil Elvgren All his glamorous American pin-ups (Martignette & Meisel), page 87, fig. 203.

    keywords: illustrator, illustration, painting, beauty, glamour, gga, Sundblom studio artist


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    November, 2003
    20th-23rd Thursday-Sunday
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