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    Description

    Gil Elvgren (American, 1914-1980)
    Simone, 1967
    Oil on canvas
    30 x 24 inches (76.2 x 61.0 cm)
    Signed lower right


    This painting was reproduced as figure 478 in Gil Elvgren: All His Glamorous American Pin-Ups by Charles G. Martignette and Louis K. Meisel (Taschen, 1999).

    PROVENANCE:
    The artist;
    Collection of a previous Brown and Bigelow executive.


    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.

    Estimate: $30,000 - $50,000.

    Condition Report*: Under UV light, there does appear to be strategic retouching to the proper left breast. Minor paint loss to the extreme edges. Faint stretcher bar lines visible.
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    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    April
    30th Friday 11:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    April
    30th Friday
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 71001-71159) - 12:00 PM Central Time, Friday, April 30, 2021.
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    Current Bid:
    $21,000
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