This Is What Pin-Up Girls Actually Looked Like In Real Life

Anyone who’s familiar with pin up paintings will know the caricature-esque works of Gil Elvgren.
His fantastical cheesecake pictures feature curvy 1950s women revealing their stockings – and sometimes a bit more – in a series of eyebrow-raising situations.

And now it has been revealed that the late American painter’s works were not just a figment of his imagination, but based on photographs of real women.

2018-01-12T21:18:05+00:00

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