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    GIL ELVGREN (American, 1914-1980)
    Looking for Trouble, 1953
    Oil on canvas
    30 x 24 in.
    Signed lower right
    This painting was reproduced as figure 407 in Gil Elvgren All His Glamorous American Pin-Ups by Charles G. Martignette and Louis K. Meisel, Taschen, 1999, and also as figure 354 of The Great American Pin-Up by Charles G. Martignette and Louis K. Meisel, Taschen, 1996.


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



    Condition Report*: This piece is framed to an overall size of 37 x 31 in. Craquelure in upper left and lower right quadrant; strenghtening to background; stretcher crease visible on right side; otherwise good condition with only normal wear commensurate with age.  This lot is accompanied by a 2005 Taschen calendar and a 2007 Taschen calendar featuring this same Elvgren image.
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    May, 2010
    6th-7th Thursday-Friday
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