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    GIL ELVGREN (American, 1914-1980)
    Denise (Pur-r-rty Pair), 1960
    Oil on canvas
    30 x 24 in.
    Signed lower left

    From the Estate of Charles Martignette.

    The printed version of this painting was reproduced as figure 515 in Gil Elvgren All His Glamorous American Pin-Ups by Charles G. Martignette and Louis K. Meisel, Taschen, 1999.

    Condition Report*:

    Re-lined canvas; stretcher creases faintly visible; uv examination reveals a point of inpainting underneath figure's neck and two points in lower region on left side of gown; remnants of a previous signature by the artist is visible in both raking and uv light to the left of current signature. Framed to an overall size of 32.25 x 26.25 inches.   Framed to an overall size of 32.25 x 26.25 inches.

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    May, 2011
    4th-6th Wednesday-Friday
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