Angels of Grief And Other Cemetery Art.

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Walking through old cemeteries.

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From The Thanatos Archive The amazing family grave of the French inventor Charles Pigeon, located in Montparnasse Cemetery in Paris, showing a life-sized bronze sculpture of Pigeon lying in bed next to his dying (or already dead) wife.

Montparnasse cemetery

 Cemetery - Verona (IT) - photo by Creepy Eyes

Mon. Cemetery - Verona (IT) III by Creepy-Eyes on DeviantArt

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A pleurant statue in Montparnasse Cemetery, Paris. Pleurant (French) or "weeper" statues represent the eternal grief at the loss of a loved one. I have long been fascinated by the depth and detail that goes into cemetery statuary.

Montparnasse Cemetery, Paris

Château d'Amboise ~ Indre-et-Loire ~ Loire Valley ~ France ~ Chapel Saint-Hubert at the château. ~ Tomb of Leonardo da Vinci is inside the Chapel. Cemetery Headstones, Old Cemeteries, Cemetery Art, Graveyards, Michelangelo, Belle France, Templer, Famous Graves, Cathedral Church
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Leonardo da Vinci's Tomb at Amboise

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"Hand in Hand " - Père Lachaise Cemetery, Paris

HAND IN HAND, Père Lachaise cemetery, Paris.

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Leonardo Da Vinci Born: 1452 - Died: 1519 Grave Location: Chateau Royal d’Amboise, St Huberts Chapel, France

Père Lachaise is the best known of Paris' old cemeteries. Jim Morrison is buried here, along with Chopin, Maria Callas, Balzac, Oscar Wilde. A must see while in Paris. Cemetery Statues, Cemetery Headstones, Old Cemeteries, Cemetery Art, Angel Statues, Graveyards, Paris France, La Danse Macabre, Pere Lachaise Cemetery
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Cemetery in Kentucky. Headstone shaped like a house and reads "Now Go Away and Leave Me Alone"

Grave in Kentucky.

Creepy cemetery art from Salzburg, Austria. This trio of faceless mourning figures are strangely menacing. Sculptures, Cemetery Art, Funerary Art, Creepy, Statue, Art, Dark Art

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Creepy cemetery art from Salzburg, Austria. This trio of faceless mourning figures are strangely menacing.

crosses on Mausoleum, Montmartre cemetery, Paris, France. Seems odd, but Parisian cemeteries are works of art and are some of the most hauntingly beautiful places to visit in France. Cemetery Monuments, Cemetery Statues, Cemetery Headstones, Old Cemeteries, Cemetery Art, Graveyards, Angel Statues, Recoleta Cemetery, Ville France
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Mausoleum, Montmartre cemetery, Paris, France

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Cemetery in Staglieno in Genoa, Italy He Looks So Real!

Staglieno Cemetery, Genoa, Italy

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This monument at Rosehill Cemetery in Chicago is a US Postal Service train entering its final tunnel.

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Père Lachaise Cemetery, Paris, Oscar Wilde, Jim Morrison (Lead singer of the DOORS) are buried there, I love this place

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photography by Pierre Jahan Morceaux de poupées dans les mains d'Henri Heraut, 1945 Daum Crystal Design Ad, 1950s Main aux yeux, 1947 Bracelet Mellerio Poupées accrochées à un mur, 1945 Self-portrait, 1944 *** "In order to be a photographer, you have to be both a poet and a materialist; and that is a lot of ambition!" Pierre Jahan (source: here)

One of the many holocaust memorials in Pere Lachaise Cemetery, Paris. Photo, Pere Lachaise Cemetery, Statue, Père Lachaise, Street Art

Pere Lachaise Cemetery, Paris.

One of the many holocaust memorials in Pere Lachaise Cemetery, Paris.