The story goes that the two lovers commissioned miniature eye portraits to be made into tokens they could wear as a symbol of their secret liaison. With only a portrait of one eye, only the wearer would know the identity of his/her lover. Hundreds of years later, we are still fascinated by lover’s eye jewelry.
Monumental Cemetery of Bonaria, Italy...Cemetery with many huge and expensive monuments among cypress trees. This one is the wife of a wealthy man; made of several monuments...this is her son mourning her and covering her with blanket. It is astounding.