10 Pinup Girls Paintings with Original Photographs

April 29, 2012  |  Art

While the art form of pinup girls may be lost to the ages of time and nostalgia it is still fascinating to see the real-life models and their photographs that were used to create the pinup paintings seen across the world in a simpler time. Elvgren pin up girls may have been the most famous and most popular pinup girls of all time. We were fortunate to find some of Elvgren’s greatest pinup art and show you the inspiration for each of the these 10 pinup paintings with the beautiful lady that was the muse for each painting. These most famous pin-up girls look great in the photographs, but the paintings are even more beautiful to look at.

10. Firelight Silhouette Pinup Girl (Painting & Photograph)

9. Wrapping Packages Pinup Girl (Painting & Photograph)

8. Sexy Bicycle Ride Pinup Girl (Painting & Photograph)

7. Bedroom Posed Pinup Girl (Painting & Photograph)

6. Drying Off Pinup Girl (Painting & Photograph)

5. Hooked Pinup Girl (Painting & Photograph)

4. Fast Women, Fast Cars Pinup Girl (Painting & Photograph)

3. Charming the Rope Pinup Girl (Painting & Photograph)

2. That’s Quite a Peach Pinup Girl (Painting & Photograph)

1. Turning off the water Pinup Girl (Painting & Photograph)

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