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untitled (gatefold)
  • Alberto Vargas
    1896–1982
    born: Arequipa, Peru ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • untitled (gatefold), circa 1942
  • published in Esquire magazine, March 1942
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor on illustration board
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 55.9 x 76.2 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 22 x 30 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 32 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0548
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Female figure in white shirt open to the waist, revealing part of her breasts. There is a Marine Corps insignia on the collar of the shirt. She is also wearing tight blue shorts with two rows of buttons down the front and a red stripe on the side. She has blonde hair and blue eyes..