Artist Profile: Gil Elvgren (1914–1980)


Over the course of a 40 year career that began in the 1930s, Gil Elvgren established himself as one of the most important and influential pin-up and glamour artists of the 20th century.  You can learn more about his life and his art by visiting the Gil Elvgren website.

A very small sampling of his work can be found below:

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2 responses to “Artist Profile: Gil Elvgren (1914–1980)

  1. I was wondering when one of us will end up posting Gil Elvgren. 🙂

    One of my favorite pinup artists. I think I have around 5-8 books collecting his work. He pretty much has influenced the more well-known pinup artists of today like Olivia de Berardinis.


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