Title: Menstruation & Menopause: The Physiology and Psychology, the Myth and the Reality

Photographer: Frederick Sommer
Author: Paula Weidiger
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
Designer: Lidia Ferrara


Image Title: Venus, Jupiter and Mars 1949 (detail)
Photo Genre: PhotographedCollage
Book Genre: Menstruation - Menopause

The recognizable content of Frederick Sommers' original image depicts a fin de siecle woman receiving the attentions of two gentlemen. The subject of this book being menstruation, the mens presence has presumably been deemed unecessary for the cover.