While the Americans choose to sprawl their pin up girls on the hood of car calendars, the Italians opt for a more demure route with fully covered ladies next to empty chianti bottles, under a starry sky, beneath the bathtub suds and, beside a bunch of flowers. There are six months available in all, but just photos of the four for now. With eager anticip… ation the other two will be revealed.
What a beautiful year 1948 was!
Alberto Vargas (9 February 1896 – 30 December 1982) was a noted Peruvian painter of pin-up girls. He is often considered one of the most famous of the pin-up artists. Numerous of the original Vargas paintings have sold for tens of thousands of dollars.
This set of 1945 calendars each have a short poem to go with the month. They would be a perfect birthday gift!