OUR FINAL LOT: DEATH AND IMMORTALITY

“Because I could not stop for Death, He kindly stopped for me; The carriage held but just ourselves – And Immortality” (Emily Dickinson) Not being morbid, we focus on C19th and 20th death and funerary practices: monuments, effigies, cemeteries and depitciton in art and literature, as well as the impact of religion, war and improved 

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