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It appears this is a PM photo and the baby's eyes have been painted on -- this was a common practice of the time and many photographers were quite skilled at this actual hands-on early version of Photoshop.

Has been labelled as post mortem but I think the child is alive. Very vivid eyes. I think that the actual photograph, this is a cropped section, would show a family portrait.

Design your own photo charms compatible with your pandora bracelets. Portrait of a mother and child, ca. Possibly post-mortem photography.

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Victorian Mourning Photography One of my many morbid little interests in life is how we as humans have treated death throughout histor.

17.) I can only imagine how difficult it must have been to pose with a dead loved one. At the time, the photography process was slow and you could not move while the photo was being taken.

Imagine how difficult it must have been to pose with a dead loved one. At the time, the photography process was slow and you could not move while the photo was being taken.

Making a death mask in the Victorian era. Read more at http://www.obit-mag.com/articles/death-doesnt-lie

Death Mask 1908 New York circa Making a plaster death mask. glass negative, George Grantham Bain Collection, Library of Congress.

Victorian Post-mortem Photography of Celebrities - Yahoo Image Search Results

Postmortem photography or memento mori, the photographing of a deceased person, was a common practice in the and early centuries.

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