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Tres hermanos junto a la niña sin vida

Horribles fotos post mortem

odditiesoflife: “Victorian Postmortem Photography Painting the dead was a common occurrence for centuries, so it’s no surprise that in the Victorian era, postmortem photography became standard.

Victorian photographic posing stand, used to help subjects stand still during long exposures. NOT used for post-mortem photos.  There is no way there is enough structure or means of support for the weight of a dead body.

Victorian photographic posing stand, used to help subjects stand still for several minutes during long exposures. These were NOT used for post-mortem photos. They are not strong enough to support a dead body, never mind help it stand in a natural pose.

The Strangest Tradition of the Victorian Era: Post-Mortem Photography

The Strangest Tradition of the Victorian Era: Post-Mortem Photography

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.

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NOT POSTMORTEM "victorian children.so serious! The one standing is post mortem" No! Look at his face, he has an expression on his face that a dead child could not. He is posed by the chair, not supported by it.

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I am going to freak a lot of people out with this. I find these Victorian post-mortem photos very interesting. They fascinate me.

Studio portrait of deceased twin infants in coffins. They are Robert  and Janet Fitzpatrick, born July 5, 1885, and died April 20, 1886,  children of Robert and Martha Fitzpatrick.

This is one of the Charles Van Schaick photographs that was used in the book "Wisconsin Death Trip." It's a portrait of deceased twin infants in coffins: Robert and Janet Fitzpatrick were born on July and died April

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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This site exists to discredit the idea of the Victorian standing post mortem photo. Post mortem photos do exist, but none of them are stand alone.

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