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    Gillette Elvgren (1914-1980) Original Pin-up Art (1964).
    Published as a 1964 NAPA calendar by the Brown & Bigelow Calendar Company, St. Paul, Minnesota.
    Oil on canvas, approximately 36 x 32. Signed lower right. It should be noted that this painting is one of the largest Brown & Bigelow originals known. Nearly all of Elvgren's paintings on canvas for the company measured a standard 30 x 24.
    Reproduced in The Great American Pin-up (Martignette & Meisel), page 164, fig. 359, and in Gil Elvgren All his glamorous American pin-ups (Martignette & Meisel), page 233, fig. 564.

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