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untitled (gatefold)
  • Alberto Vargas
    1896–1982
    born: Arequipa, Peru ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • untitled (gatefold), circa 1940
  • published in Esquire magazine, November 1940
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor, pencil on illustration board
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 66 x 99 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 26 x 39 in
    Mat Dimensions: 32 x 45 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0527
Description
Exhibitions

Girl in light blue, see-through negligee with band of stars at waist; wearing stockings and white high-heeled sandals. Her fingernails are painted red. She has blonde hair and blue eyes.