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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, December 1944, page 69
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor, airbrushing
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 75.9 x 55.7 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
  • 1980.0613
Label Text

Blonde female figure with short, curly hair wearing a black sleeveless dress with a short skirt, sitting, facing the viewer with her arms resting on her elbows and her hands clasped below her chin. She sits below a sprig of mistletoe.