Memento Mori photography

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

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I love that this post mortem photograph is so straightforward – no attempt has been made to pretty the situation up at all. The way the other boy (presumably his brother?) has his hand over that of the deceased child is so touching.

Victorian post-mortem portraits of children propped up to look alive Victorian Portraits, Victorian Photos, Victorian Era, Memento Mori Photography, Macabre Photography, Death Pics, Post Mortem Pictures, Victorian Photography, Post Mortem Photography

Unsettling Victorian portraits of dead children propped up to look alive

A new collection of daguerreotypes – the earliest form of photography – have been released showing people’s relatives slumped on chairs, or lain down as though they are sleeping.

 Identity lost to history. I call him "Mikey". Victorian Photos, Victorian Era, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Memento Mori Photography, Post Mortem Pictures, Book Of The Dead, Post Mortem Photography, Momento Mori

Infant post mortem

Carte de visite by unidentified photographer. The body of an infant lay on a bed. A vase of flowers stands silent witness. This image may not be reproduced by any means without permission.

Sleeping Beauty: Grief, Bereavement and the Family in Memorial Photography ~ vintage everyday Memento Mori, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Antique Photos, Post Mortem Pictures, Post Mortem Photography, Macabre, Vintage Photography, Victorian Era

Sleeping Beauty II Burns

Often women didn't know they were pregnant with twins, the only way to confirm a twin pregnancy was by hearing two heartbeats, and often doctors missed the second heartbeat.

The Strangest Tradition of the Victorian Era: Post-Mortem Photography Victorian Photos, Victorian Era, Dark Side, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Post Mortem Pictures, Post Mortem Photography, Momento Mori, After Life

Victorian Post-Mortem Photo Child w Roses SPECTACULAR

This was an Ebay purchase, and as the Ebay states, it is spectacular. I had this out and a friend saw it and said it's over the top. I don't think so. She looks like Sleeping Beauty. She was loved very much.

Image discovered by lmnop. Find images and videos about death, post-mortem and carte de visite on We Heart It - the app to get lost in what you love. Victorian Photos, Victorian Era, Vintage Photos, Louis Daguerre, Post Mortem Pictures, Book Of The Dead, Post Mortem Photography, After Life, Vintage Photography

Marthe, died 1886

Photographed by Géruzet Frères of Brussels. Inscription verso translates as 'Souvenir of our dear little Marthe, raised to our most lively affection the 23 March '86, Hector and Mathilde'.

RARE Post Mortem Photograph of a Seated Toddler by Comstock of Waverly, New York Victorian Photos, Victorian Era, Fotografia Post Mortem, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Memento Mori Photography, One Of Us, Post Mortem Pictures, Book Of The Dead

Bienvenidos a mi post. AVISO IMPORTANTE: Si sos una persona impresionable o sensible no te recomiendo ver este post. ¿Que es (o fue) la fotografía post-mortem?. La fotografía de difuntos fue una práctica que nació poco después que la fotografía...

Touching Vintage Post-Mortem Photo Of Baby In Coffin - Mother & Father Mourning Kid Photos, Baby Photos, Memento Mori Photography, Head In The Sand, Post Mortem Photography, Celebrity Deaths, Angel Babies, Creepy Pictures, Antique Pictures

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The script to the left of the image reads ‘Gustave Hotz, 44 Chaussée de Vleurgat, Ixelles-Bruxelles.’ There are quite a few references on the web to this particular photographer, whose work is sometimes billed as ‘Photographie Artistique’.

Antique CDV Cabinet Photo Sad Post Mortem Dead Deceased Child on Bed Antique Pictures, Old Pictures, Black Eyed Kids, Memento Mori Photography, Post Mortem Pictures, Spirit Photography, Victorian Photography, Kid Photos, Post Mortem Photography

Antique CDV Cabinet Photo c1880s Sad Post Mortem Dead Deceased Child on Bed

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