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Is he helping the other guy out of his T-shirt, or is that a band of cloth symbolic of some deeper bond or confinement or something else entirely? George Platt Lynes, like his friends Jared French and Paul Cadmus practiced the Magic Realism genre of art in which a realistic or natural (and often simple) narrative is combined with surrealistic elements making them more complex.
Edited to add: This is not by Lynes. See the comment by lovernotafighter55 below for details.
I'm leaving it up just to show how much Lynes influenced later artists and how easily I can be fooled.