Description

    GIL ELVGREN (American, 1914-1980)
    Vision of Beauty (Unveiling), 1947
    Oil on canvas
    36 x 28 in.
    Signed lower right

    From the Estate of Charles Martignette.

    This painting was reproduced as figure 483 in Gil Elvgren - All His Glamorous American Pin-Ups by Charles G. Martignette and Louis K. Meisel, Taschen, 1999.




    Condition Report*:

    Professional varnish layer; scattered in-painting along the extreme edges; scattered points/areas of in-painting on the right edge; 2-inch linear area of in-painting above figure's right wrist with scattered points on the veil; scattered points of in-painting in in the lower left quadrant and below and beside figure's foor; two minor points of in-painting on the veil in figure's left hand; scattered points of in-painting on the extreme edges. Framed to an overall size of 41.5 x 34 inches.

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    March, 2012
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