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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 have society portraits like this one helped the upper class express their privilege?

The materials from IU Libraries can help us answer questions like these.  Use the links on this page to learn more about Tamara De Lempicka's work painting portraits for the upper class. 

Books from IUCAT