I was not trying to be shocking, or to be a pioneer. I wasn’t trying to change society, or to be ahead of my time. I didn’t think of myself as liberated, and I don’t believe that I did anything important. I was just myself. I didn’t know any other way to be, or any other way to live. ~ Bettie Page

"Leading Lady" by Zoe Mozert c 1950s

Nude model c. 1937 

"Bubbles" by Zoe Mozert c. 1940s

Bettie Page photographed by Bunny Yeager, 1954

Ziegfeld Follies dancer photographed by Alfred Cheney Johnston c. 1920s 

"Captivating" by Gil Elvgren, 1962

"Venus in a Half Shell" by Alberto Vargas, 1937

Bettie Page c. 1950s

Bettie Page c. 1950s

"Leading Lady" by Zoe Mozert c. 1950s