Coolest thing I've seen all day :) The real life models who posed for some of the most iconic and beautiful mid-century pinup illustrations. The gal who smiles always has closest resemblance in th illustrations.
The Rescue (Finished) by artybel - "Here's my interpretation of the moment at which The Little Mermaid rescues her prince. Watercolour, gouache and white ink. You can see the steps by which I made this painting here.