— Pin-up Girls: Before & After

Long before the age of digital retouching during the 30s, 40s and 50s, artists such as Gil Elvgren painted the perfect image from photographic reference. Here are some examples of before and after pin-ups, that transform full-figured women posing amongst unflattering DIY constructions into the seductive, picturesque scenes that our grandfathers and great grandfathers used to see in magazines or hung on their walls.

Via: Retronaut & Lost in E Minor

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