September 2, 2009

Good Mourning


I mean, I know it's a mourning photo, but this daguerrotype is just so incredibly sad.

MOURNING DAG OF FATHER, BABY & MOM'S FOLK ART PAINTING, currently $400, auction ends Sept. 7 UPDATE: Sold for $2,034. [greg french early photography @ ebay via anonymous works]

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So, so sad. Really beautiful, but terribly sad.

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