GREETINGS 1969 [Pin-up Girl Calendar]

By: Elvgren, Gillette (Gil)

Price: $149.94

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Clean and secure in spiral wire. The size is 7 ½ x 9 ½" which opens to double size with twelve month calendars at bottom and twelve illustrations at tops. Printed for "The Beach Shop" and "The Beach Market" in Sarasota, Florida. Twelve "American Beauties" created by Siesta Key Artist Gil Elvgren. The themed beauties include a cowgirl, Gillette Elvgren (1914 – 1980) was an American painter of pin-up girls, advertising and illustration. Best known for his pin-up paintings for Brown & Bigelow, Elvgren studied at the American Academy of Art. He was strongly influenced by the early "pretty girl" illustrators, such as Charles Dana Gibson, Andrew Loomis, and Howard Chandler Christy. Other influences included the Brandywine School founded by Howard Pyle.

Title: GREETINGS 1969 [Pin-up Girl Calendar]

Author Name: Elvgren, Gillette (Gil)

Categories: Advertising, Ephemera, Illustrated Books, Illustrated,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Brown and Bigelow: 1969

Binding: Pictorial Wrappers

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 4to

Seller ID: 42322

Keywords: Pin-up Girl Calendars Gil Elvgren Advertising Art The Sixties 1960s Advertising Ephemera The Beach Market Sarasota Florida