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Ghost Babies - Boing Boing Great article on post mortem photos Memento Mori, Post Mortem Pictures, Post Mortem Photography, War Photography, Black Photography, After Life, Victorian Era, Victorian Photos, Antique Photos

Ghost Babies | Boing Boing

The traffic in dead babies is booming: daguerreotypes of dead babies, ambrotypes of dead babies, tintypes of dead babies, cartes de visite of dead babies, cabinet cards of dead babies; dead babies …

Post mortem and memento mori images. Vintage memento mori and post mortem photography from The Skull Illusion Memento Mori, Photographie Post Mortem, Dark Side, Post Mortem Pictures, Post Mortem Photography, After Life, Illustrations, Victorian Era, Old Photos

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“ A glossy gelatin silver print probably dating from the second quarter of the twentieth century. A penciled inscription on the reverse of the mount reads Sister Clara’s daughter / Astrid Lindholm /...

It was the custom in Victorian times to take mourning portraits, where their faces were not seen. Either they covered them with handkerchiefs or veils, or turned their backs to the camera. Makes no sense to me, either Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Memento Mori, Portraits Victoriens, Louis Daguerre, Post Mortem Photography

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1970's thru 1980's............? It was not unusual to hide your face in some way in mourning photos taken of that period. She appears to be holding something that documents her mourning.

Postmortem Portrait of a Baby, USA, Source: Getty Museum Antique Pictures, Historical Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Memento Mori Photography, Post Mortem Photography, Book Of The Dead, Children Photography

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