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Classic retro pin-up paintings and the real life artist’s models they were based on

Many artists study years of anatomy and go study life drawing for countless hours, but when it gets down to it, it’s always helpful to have a real life model to go by to get all of the nuances of light and shadow and posture. And so here are several pin-ups that you’ve probably seen before, paired with the real life models that you may not have seen before.


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