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    ALBERTO VARGAS (American 1896 - 1982)
    I'm Going to Join the Navy Waves, Esquire calendar pinup preliminary drawing, c. 1945
    Pencil and ink on vellum
    19 x 29.5 in.
    Not signed
    A copy of the printed April 1944 calendar illustration is included in this lot.

    Caption: "I'm going to join the Navy Waves, and help the war to halt. And also show my Navy beau, that I am worth my 'salt.'"


    Condition Report*: This piece has been franed to an overall size of 36 x 25.5 in. Unless otherwise noted, this lot is in good condition with only normal wear commensurate with age.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2009
    12th-13th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
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