by Lindsay Dale Scott
Matte archival print
8x10" – $20
12x16" – $40
About the artwork:
Widows were expected to display their grief publicly rather than quietly reflecting in private. Everything she wore in public had to reflect that she was in mourning, which meant that any accessories such as an umbrella or jewelry had to be black to match the veil and dress.
Find more of Lindsay Dale Scott's work here.
About the End is Nigh:
The End is Nigh is an exhibition about the Allegories, Symbols, Stories, Characters, and Rituals surrounding death -- we wanted to investigate everything we can about how cultures and societies prepared for, honored, symbolized, and spoke about the great sleep. View the full exhibition here.