Betty Broadbent – Tattooed Venus (1938)

Betty Broadbent, known as ‘Tattooed Venus’ due to her over 500 body tattoos. She was also an entertainer, showing off her body art while riding large animals. In 1939 she even entered a pageant to challenge societies’ views of beauty.

Betty Broadbent - Tattooed Venus (1938)

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