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Art & Context 101

This guide includes information about the fine art prints on the 9th floor of Wells Library at Indiana University Bloomington. Use the resources on each page to uncover how art reflects the society in which it was created.

Question: How do romanticized fashion illustrations on magazine covers affect the public’s perception of women’s roles in society?

The materials from IU Libraries can help us answer questions like these.  Use the links on this page to learn more about Helen Dryden and the influence of fashion marketing on women's roles in society.

Books from the Catalog