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GIL ELVGREN (American, 1914-1980)
Aiming High (Will William Tell?), 1959
Oil on canvas
30 x 24 in.
Signed lower center

This painting was reproduced as figure 341 in Gil Elvgren All His Glamorous American Pin-Ups by Charles G. Martignette and Louis K. Meisel, Taschen, 1999.




Condition Report*:

Light stretcher creases visible; previous inscription by the artist has been painted over, still faintly visible.  UV examination reveals very faint strengthening around figure's skirt edges and to the top right of blouse. Otherwise this lot is in very good condition.  Framed to an overall size of 39 x 33 in.

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July, 2013
31st Wednesday
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