Category Archives: Al Buell

Al Buell – Vintage Pin Up Girls Gallery 3

by Sad Man’s Tongue Paintings by Al Buell (1910-1996) After posting an article on The Pin Up Art Of Nathalie Rattner the other day, which wet our appetite for some vintage pin ups, we thought a little Pinup Art of Al … Continue reading

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Al Buell – Vintage Pin Up Girls Gallery 2

Self taught, by 1940 Al Buell had opened his own studio, and  was among the artists who contributed to Esquire’s Gallery of Glamour commencing in 1946. Our first Al Buell Gallery, The Vintage Pin Up Art of Al Buell, contains … Continue reading

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The Pin Up Girls of Celeste Giuliano Photography Gallery 2

“Servin up the best cheesecake in town!” Nothing like a retro-modern pin up girl that reminds us of the vintage pin up posters of the 1950’s by the likes of Gil Elvgren, Alec Buell, and Art Frahm, just to name a … Continue reading

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The Pin Up Girls of Celeste Giuliano Photography

“Servin up the best cheesecake in town!” Philadelphia is famous for many things, but what comes to mind is not the liberty bell, it’s my love of a good Philly Cheese Steak sandwich, and my love of the Cheese Cake … Continue reading

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Gil Elvgren Vintage Pin Ups gallery 12

Gil Elvgren was America’s pre-eminent pin-up artist , had a simple (though, admittedly, a bit lecherous sounding) criteria for creating his beautiful calendar girls: each had to have a “fifteen-year-old face on a twenty-year-old body.”  During a career that spanned … Continue reading

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The Vintage Pin Up Art of Al Buell

Self taught, by 1940 Al Buell had opened his own studio, and  was among the artists who contributed to Esquire’s Gallery of Glamour commencing in 1946. Alfred Leslie Buell was born in 1910 in Hiawatha, Kansas. He briefly considered an … Continue reading

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