Description

    GIL ELVGREN (American 1914 - 1980)
    On Her Toes, 1954
    Oil on canvas
    30 x 24 in.
    Signed lower left
    This painting was reproduced as figures 303 and 304 in Gil Elvgren All His Glamorous American Pin-Ups by Charles G. Martignette and Louis K. Meisel.

    The consignor's mother overpainted the figure's upper thigh and plunging neckline for use as a Pangburn's Western Style Chocolates advertisement. The painting has since been restored and the overpainting has been removed.




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    This piece is otherwise in Excellent condition.

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    June, 2008
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