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untitled ("Oh, just another proposal from a boy whose number's up-")
  • George Petty
    1894–1975
    born: Abbeville, Louisiana, United States ; died: San Pedro, California, United States
  • untitled ("Oh, just another proposal from a boy whose number's up-"), 1941
  • published in Esquire magazine, October 1941
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor, airbrushing
  • Paper Type: illustration board
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 49.5 x 30.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 65.8 x 49.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19 1/2 x 12 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 25 7/8 x 19 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 32 x 24 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0219
Description

Blonde, yawning, wearing see-through negligee, with flag ribbon in hair, telephone in hand.