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GIL ELVGREN (American, 1914-1980). Skirting the Issue (Breezing Up), 1956. Oil on canvas. 30 x 24 in.. Signed lower left...

2012 June 27-28 Illustration Art Signature Auction- Beverly Hills #5087

 
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Auction Ended On: Jun 27, 2012
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Location: Heritage Auctions - Beverly Hills
9478 West Olympic Blvd., 1st Floor
Beverly Hills, CA 90212

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GIL ELVGREN (American, 1914-1980)
Skirting the Issue (Breezing Up), 1956
Oil on canvas
30 x 24 in.
Signed lower left

From the Estate of Charles Martignette.

This painting was reproduced as figure 344 in Gil Elvgren - All His Glamorous American Pin-Ups by Charles G. Martignette and Louis K. Meisel, Taschen, 1999.

Condition Report*:

Small abrasion on the extreme top edge on the right; small abrasion with very light paint-loss on the upper left extreme edge; very minor paint-loss on the upper left extreme corner; no restoration can be seen when examined under black light; very good condition. This piece is framed to an overall size of 32 x 26 in.

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