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Introducing the first authorized book on the art of the legendary George Petty, America's foremost pin-up artist. This exclusive collection features rare images from Esquire centerfolds, pin-up calendars, full-color ads, and many original airbrush paintings. Also includes a chronology, index, 125 full-color and many black-and-white images. and a complete 1947 Petty Girl Pin-Up Calendar. Here is the classic book for collectors, museums, galleries, auction houses, and all lovers of American illustration.