Judy

Artist:Jules Erbit
Date:1938
Medium:Pastel on Illustration Board
Dimensions:Sight Size 18 1/2" x 24 1/2" Framed 23 1/2" x 29 1/2"
Condition:Excellent
Original Use:Calendar Art for The Gerlach-Barklow Calendar Company
Price:$4500.00
Full view of pastel calendar girl image

Full view of pastel calendar girl image

The artist's signature lower right

The artist's signature lower right

Framed and lined behind glass in handsome original art deco frame

Framed and lined behind glass in handsome original art deco frame

An early art deco pastel glamour girl pin up pastel used in 1938 by The Gerlach-Barklow Calendar Company with the title "Judy." Erbit was a prolific illustrator who worked for seemingly all of the major calendar companies offering a typically wholesome pretty and pert pin up girl influential in creating the American ideal of feminine beauty and glamour girl allure. This is housed in its remarkable original art deco wide profile frame properly lined behind glass.

A Gerlach-Barklow dated 1941 Calendar included in sale

A Gerlach-Barklow dated 1941 Calendar included in sale

Detail

Detail

Frame presentation tag with title and date

Frame presentation tag with title and date

Frame profile of original art deco in aesthetic wide profile frame

Frame profile of original art deco in aesthetic wide profile frame

This was gifted by a salesman at Gerlach-Barklow to the Robberson Steel Company of Oklahoma City in appreciation for their lucrative advertising account.



 

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