The statuesque beauty started out her career as one of the top models in the world in the late 1960's and early 1970's.
Tattoo was not well-received by the critics and Dern was nominated for a Razzie for Worst Actor.
Maud's Adams and Eve are in full view as turned-on tattoo artist Bruce erotically paints her entire length of loveliness.
Only eating scraps, never knowing if it was day or night and only allowed a few hours of sleep.
She also appeared as Lola Pagola in the film, Jane and the Lost City in 1987.
But she was of good health and she quickly got used to the harsh conditions.
The drudgery was tiring and unhealthy, and the poor girl soon looked like the other hapless women and girls working in chains in the dusty darkness.
Carol proved to be a strong girl.