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    Gil Elvgren (American, 1914-1980)
    Some Help! (Down, Boy), Brown & Bigelow calendar illustration, 1952
    Oil on canvas
    30 x 24 in.
    Signed lower left

    This painting was reproduced as figure 314 in Gil Elvgren All His Glamorous American Pin-Ups by Charles G. Martignette and Louis K. Meisel.

    Two vintage tear sheets, a card, and black and white photograph accompanies this lot.


    More information about Elvgren, Gil, also known as Elvgren, Gil, Gillette Elvgren, Gilette Elvgren, Gilete Elvgren.



    Condition Report*: Unlined canvas; faint strecher marks; under UV light, there appears to be a few possible small spots of inpaint to white background near figure's head; the canvas on easle appears to be resized - most likely by the artist.
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