Original vintage WW2 pin-up poster by George Petty - Air Force (Petty Girls), 1941 - George Brown Petty IV

Original vintage WW2 pin-up poster by George Petty - Air Force ("Petty Girls"), 1941 - George Brown Petty IV

1941 London

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Original vintage pin-up poster: Air Force. Racy image of a lady wearing a US Air Force uniform and high heels telling off a little air pilot doll, issued as an Esquire gatefold in July 1941. Design by American pin-up artist, George Brown Petty IV (1894-1975), who produced images of pin-up girls for Esquire from 1933-1956. His artwork of what became known as "Petty Girls" was popular as nose art decoration on warplanes during World War Two, including the Memphis Belle. Good condition, restored loss, backed on linen.
Good. Good condition, restored loss, backed on linen..
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Height 36.00 cm (14.17 inches)
Width 48.00 cm (18.90 inches)
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