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untitled (gatefold)
  • Alberto Vargas
    1896–1982
    born: Arequipa, Peru ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • untitled (gatefold), circa 1941
  • published in Esquire magazine, November 1941
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor on illustration board
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 75.9 x 55.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 29 7/8 x 21 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 32 x 24 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0535
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Image of a brunette female figure in a tight, grayish-white satin gown. There is a pink scarf hanging from the gold bracelet on her proper left wrist. Her proper right hand, which has six fingers (?), is positioned by her mouth. She is wearing pink flowers in her hair.