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Post mortem

A genre of post mortem photography known as 'The Sleeping Beauty', in which the desired effect on the part of the photographer is to make it appear that the deceased is only asleep. Dimberline of Old Ford Road, East London.

Because of the high cost of photography, post-mortem photographs were, in many cases, the only photograph a family had of the deceased. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Gorgeous tintype,,,postmortem Beautiful but so sad. I wonder what the story is about this beautiful little girl.

very sad - postmortem...  When it was common to take these photos during victorian era.

SAD POST MORTEM Dead Baby ORIGINAL ANTIQUE Cabinet Photo MOURNING DEATH BED

Victorian Baby Death | VICTORIAN DEATH PORTRAITS

The death portrait, or postmortem photography, or the mourningportrait were typically photos or paintings of the deceased painted asa reminder to the li…

Twins. How heartbreaking! Mom looks dazed. 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. Imagine not knowing you were carrying TWO angels, and then losing them both.

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.

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