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Gil Elvgren, science-fiction art headline Heritage's $1.3+ million summer illustration auction

Gil Elvgren's picture-perfect pinup Bare Essentials, a 1957 Brown & Bigelow calendar painting, sold for $137,000 in its auction debut in Heritage Auctions' $1.3 million Illustration Art event in Dallas. The July 31 auction was led by a bevy of pinup images ? with Elvgren sharing just one of the auction's five top lot honors with artist Patrick Nagel, as his 1983 painting Her Casual Pose brought $93,750.
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