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Bettie Page: Queen of Hearts

Bettie Page: Queen of Hearts

by Jim Silke, Rick Geary, Dave Gibbons
     
 
Bettie Page sent the world for a cold shower when her first photo appeared in Flirt magazine in 1951. Bettie ignited a flame that burned through the art community, affecting forever the way women were portrayed by artists and photographers. Historian and artist Jim Silke explores Bettie's influence on popular culture, from dime-store novels to paperbacks, and from

Overview

Bettie Page sent the world for a cold shower when her first photo appeared in Flirt magazine in 1951. Bettie ignited a flame that burned through the art community, affecting forever the way women were portrayed by artists and photographers. Historian and artist Jim Silke explores Bettie's influence on popular culture, from dime-store novels to paperbacks, and from painting to advertising. Included in this volume are photographs of Bettie, many never before seen, as well as artists' representations of Bettie. Illustrations by Silke, Dave Stevens, William George, Mitchell Hooks, James Martin, Mark Westermore, Robert McGinnis, Mark Schultz, and Frank Frazetta.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781569711248
Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Publication date:
11/01/1995
Edition description:
Not Appropriate For Children
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 12.00(h) x 0.31(d)

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