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Death Becomes Her: A Century of Mourning Attire at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Mourning practices during the 19th century were more than a private grievance, they were a public ritual upholding status through fashionable style. 493 more words


Death Becomes You

Don’t have Halloween plans yet? Don’t fret; The Met has you covered. Celebrate this All Hallow’s Eve with a most somber festive crowd at the museum’s event… 173 more words

On View

Good Mourning

This morning Harper’s Bazaar reported that the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s newest Costume Institute exhibit will be Death Becomes Her: A Century of Mourning Attire… 133 more words