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untitled ("I'm the one with the part in the back"), also known as The Memphis Belle
  • George Petty
    1894–1975
    born: Abbeville, Louisiana, United States ; died: San Pedro, California, United States
  • untitled ("I'm the one with the part in the back"), also known as The Memphis Belle, 1941
  • published in Esquire magazine, April 1941
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor, airbrushing
  • Paper Type: illustration board
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 48.1 x 35 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 65.9 x 49.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 18 7/8 x 13 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 25 15/16 x 19 5/8 in
    Frame Dimensions: 32 1/2 x 24 1/4 x 1 in
    Weight: 11 lbs
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0214
Description
Exhibitions

Blonde woman wearing black lingerie, with back to viewer, talking on the telephone. Her left leg is tucked under and her right leg is extended downwards to the bottom right corner.