PETER DRIBEN

PIN-UP CAN CAN DANCER

PRICE : $1200.00

 

ORIGINAL PAINTING OR DRAWING SIGNED PETER DRIBEN (AMERICAN 1903-1975).   BEAUTIFUL PIN-UP FLAMENCO DANCER.

 

DRIBEN MOVED TO PARIS ABOUT 1925.  WHILE TAKING CLASSES AT THE SORBONNE, HE BEGAN A SERIES OF HIGHLY POPULAR PEN-AND-INK DRAWINGS OF THE CITY'S SHOWGIRLS.  I BELIEVE THIS IS ONE OF THOSE DRAWINGS.

 

DURING THE 1930S AND 1940S, PETER DRIBEN WAS BEST KNOWN FOR THE HUNDREDS OF SPECTACULAR PIN-UPS FOR THE COVERS OF MEN'S MAGAZINES INCLUDING BEAUTY PARADE, FLIRT, WHISPER, TITTER, WINK, EYEFUL, GIGGLES AND JOKER. 

 

OVERALL 36 X 28 IN THE ORIGINAL FRAME WITH GLASS.  

THE PAINTING IS PEN AND INK ON BOARD.  

THE PAINTING IS BEHIND THE ORIGINAL MAT WITH SIGHT SIZE OF 19 X 10.