Dying to see you! Victorian Death Post Mortem Photo Exhibit Rare original 19th century Funeral photography show and sale in New Hope Pa.
sponsored by Post Mortem Gallery TearDrop Memories.
Highlights of this thought provoking morbid exhibition; antique Dagu
News-Antique.com - Jul 08,2008 - Post Mortem tributes, graphic, yet often artistic depictions of dead people, are as old as art itself.
Many of TearDrop Memories exhibition images may be seen on their web shop www.teardropmemories.com
Designed to compliment the New Hope Chamber Of Commerce, Second Saturdays monthly event,
this historic antique photo show on Mechanic Street will surely leave a final impression.
A special treat at this show will be the appearance of Lisa Lewis AKA Victoriana Lady in Victorian mourning attire to share her abundant knowledge of Mourning traditions.
Ms. Lewis, noted professional 19th century re-enactor, and member of the National Registry Of Living Historians Traveling Victorian Fashion Museum can be seen online at www.victorianalady.com
TearDrop Memories, a global dealer in antique Funeral memorabilia offers a diverse selection of Georgian, Victorian and early 20th century jewelry mourning,
antique Memento Mori human hair, memorial samplers, Post Mortem photos, rare antiquarian death books, even an old coffin or two at their New Hope, Pennsylvania shop.
No Repros or Made in China barcodes here!
Everything is old, some of it very old.
Vintage death related collectibles served up with Gothic graveyard humor, always in stock,
says owner Greg @ TDM
In stark contrast, this shop also sells museum quality authentic Victorian Bird Cages and Old Love Letters
via his two other web shops;
www.northforkpets.com and www.maidensmemoirs.com
Stop By, We’re Dying To See You!
Greg @ T.D.M.
North Fork Pets And Antiques
North Fork Pet Antiques, TearDrop Memories
12 West Mechanic St 2B
New Hope Pa. 18938
(215) 862 - 3401