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    GIL ELVGREN (American, 1914-1980)
    He Thinks I'm Too Good to Be True, 1947
    Oil on canvas
    29.5 x 23.5 in.
    Signed lower right
    This painting was reproduced as figure 190 in Gil Elvgren All His Glamorous American Pin-Ups by Charles G. Martignette and Louis K. Meisel, Taschen, 1996. A copy of Taschen's 2007 calendar Pin-Ups: Gil Elvgren, in which this painting is reproduced, is included with this lot.


    More information about GIL ELVGREN, also known as Elvgren, Gil, Gillette Elvgren, Gilette Elvgren, Gilete Elvgren, Gillete Elvgren, Gyl Elvgren, Elvgeren, Elvgreen, Elfgren, Gil Elvgren.



    Condition Report*: Stretcher crease to top, left and right. Otherwise this lot is in good condition with only normal wear commensurate with age. Not examined outside of frame.
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    Auction Dates
    February, 2010
    18th Thursday
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