Monthly Archives: December 2012

Elvgren’s Inspirations

I thought it would be fun to show some of Elvgren’s original models next to the art he produced.  As I was writing this post all I could think of was Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody…..”Is it the real thing?  Is this … Continue reading

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Alberto Vargas

Born in Arequipa, Peru, Joaquin Alberto Vargas y Chávez moved to the United States in 1916 after studying art in Europe prior to World War I. He was the son of noted Peruvian photographer Max T. Vargas. His early career … Continue reading

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