Come on in! Join Pinterest only takes like a second or so.

More like this: portraits, victorian and photographs.
Visit Site

Related Pins

Post Mortem

Victorian Post Mortem

Post-mortem photography

  • Melissa Ann Timmons

    Pre mortem. This child was more likely ill. They regularly took photos of loved ones who were sick before they passed.

If you look closely you can see the wire holding up her arm. She is actually dead.

ca. 1850 woman holding a daguerreotype of a gentleman

ca. 1840-60, [portrait of a mother and her dead child]