Gil Elvgren: All-American Woman, muses and paintingsPosted: December 29, 2014
In 1951, Modern Man magazine asked Gil Elvgren what he thought of American women. His answer was brilliantly rooted in his own time.
“[They] are infinitely smarter today. They are more beautiful than ever before. They are more natural. They are not tying themselves in like they used to. And they are not looking like boys any more, thank God.”
The Muse and the American Pin-Up Painting: