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ALBERTO VARGAS (American, 1896-1982). "They told me the ratio of men to women was nine-to-one on these cruises-but what am...

2011 October 22-23 Illustration Art Signature Auction- New York #5066

 
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Auction Ended On: Oct 22, 2011
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Location: Ukrainian Institute of America at The Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion
2 East 79th Street
New York, NY 10075

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ALBERTO VARGAS (American, 1896-1982)
"They told me the ratio of men to women was nine-to-one on these cruises-but what am I supposed to do with the rest of my time?" Hawaiian Vargas Girl, Playboy Pin-Up, August 1963
Watercolor on board
21 x 17 in.
Signed lower left

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Very good condition. Matted to an overall size of 29 x 25 inches.

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