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Portrait taken around 1890-1900. The lady has long passed, but i look in her eyes and see the same life in all our eyes. it makes me want to get living, and doing the things i want to do. She is dead, and i am going to be dead one day, so put on a great song and get living!
There is, despite the 150 or so years that have passed since it was captured, something rather modern about this Victorian image, which I think stems from how causally (for the era) the young woman's hair was styled. #Victorian #photograph #antique #vintage #woman
Two women with a spirit The face of a young woman appears over the woman on the right of the photograph. The reverse of the photograph reads: 'Why is the child always pushing to the front?' and 'Do we get messages from the higher spirits?'; perhaps questions the women wanted answering. One of the sitters, at Hope's request, has signed the plate for authentication