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untitled (gatefold)
  • Alberto Vargas
    born: Arequipa, Peru ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • untitled (gatefold), circa 1943
  • published in Esquire magazine, December 1943
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor, airbrushing
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 63.7 x 99.4 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 25 1/16 x 39 1/8 in
    Frame Dimensions: 30 1/4 x 40 1/4 x 1 in
    Weight: 16 lbs
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0578
Label Text

Female figure wearing a pink swimsuit which extends behind her. The part of her swimsuit that trails behind her is blue with a star design (identified as the Air Force flying insignia). She appears to be flying.