tuesday-johnson: “ ca. 1860’s, [beautiful, albeit tragic, post-mortem tintype portrait of a young woman] ”
7 most morbid Victorian mourning traditions. Postmortem portrait of your beloved, anyone?
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A dead woman surrounded by her family. ca.1875. Later in the 19th century and early 20th century photographing the body in the coffin became commonplace. Earlier photos usually portrayed the body as sleeping or, like this photo, alive.
<b>"In their eyes and the eyes of their loved ones, I could see the full range of human emotion."</b>
Touching Antique Post-Mortem Photograph, Baby In Coffin - Surrounded By Mourners