Here are some photographs that I took of various gravestones at older cemeteries in Massachusetts. Cemeteries include The Burying Ground in Salem, MA; King’s Chapel in Boston; and another in Concord.

crypt with coffin and initials, with text “Monumental”
skull with wings and crossbones
skull with wings on deteriorated headstone
skeleton and Angel of Death / Time going to snuff candle
elaborate depiction of skeleton and Angel of Death / Time snuffing candle

Here’s an added bonus: an acrylic painting I created during the Augusta plein air event in 2019, painting on site at the cemetery.

framed acrylic painting of Easter decorations on gravestone
Portrait of myself with dark makeup and crow skull headdress, backlit by the sun.
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Jennifer Weigel is a multi-disciplinary mixed media conceptual artist residing in Kansas USA. Weigel utilizes a wide range of media to convey her ideas, including assemblage, drawing, fibers, installation, jewelry, painting, performance, photography, sculpture, video and writing. You can find more of her work at:

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