August 1956 Pin Up Calendar Girl

Artist:Earl Moran
Medium:Pastel on Illustration Board
Dimensions:Sight Size 26" x 20" Framed 38" x 31"
Original Use:Original Commissioned Brown & Bigelow Calendar Art - August 1956
Price:S O L D
Above: Full view of seated pin-up
Above: Detail of pastel work
Above: The artists signature

A wonderful commisioned Brown and Bigelow "Calendar Girl" original pastel by Earl Moran, for an August 1956 Calendar, titled NOW'S THE TIME FOR DREAMS OF YOU, A PLEASURE FINE AND WONDROUS TOO...

Classic American pin up imagery, a seated, Marilyn Monroe-esque, redhead reclining in a diaphanous, green silk nightgown. Sale includes a color, printed calendar page and a mutoscope card of image as seen. In period gesso wood frame, nicely and professionally double matted and ready to hang.

Above: Framed view
Above: Calendar page and vintage mutoscope card
Above: Another view of published calendar (Aug 1956)


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