Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Alberto Vargas
    1896–1982
    born: Arequipa, Peru ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • untitled, circa 1947
  • published in Esquire magazine, January 1947
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor, airbrushing
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 55.9 x 75.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 22 x 29 7/8 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0644
Description

Female figure with blonde hair, wearing a gold, white short dress. She has flowers in her hair. She is lying on her back, with her knees bent and one arm raised perpendicular to body. Gold stars on abdomen, under arms and on bodice.