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, February 1947
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor, airbrushing
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 55.6 x 75.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 21 7/8 x 29 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 32 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0645
Description

Female figure with blonde hair, wearing a black shorts set, which is edged with a white stripe (now yellowed). She has a black bow in her hair. Her legs are stretched out straight. Her proper left hand is behind her head.