A grand beaux-arts monument evolves to something charming.
Fourteen good portraits from Arlington National Cemetery.
A religiously themed monument in Druid Ridge that avoids cliché with some novel imagery.
The well known Vinnie Ream, one of America’s great nineteenth-century artists, is buried in Arlington National Cemetery!
Some military folk wanted their favorite vehicles on their tombstone!
It’s not quite “jeder für sich und Gott gegen alles” in this monument, but Anna Houser is an enigma.
Here I open up a new category of funerary portraits: framed photos serving like portrait busts.
A decidedly odd portrait bust in the mausoleum of a distinguished family!
A nice Egyptian revival mausoleum at West Laurel Hill with some de-luxor features!
A wonderful stained glass window shines a light on a sad surprise in the Jackson mausoleum.