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untitled (gatefold)
  • Alberto Vargas
    born: Arequipa, Peru ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • untitled (gatefold), circa 1944
  • published in Esquire magazine, August 1944, page 37
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor, airbrushing
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 55.7 x 66.1 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 21 7/8 x 26 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 32 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0609
Label Text

Female figure on surfboard, riding waves. She is wearing a red, white, and blue swimsuit. Facing left, with a white ribbon in hair.