Palatial Death, Photographs

“The first thing you notice about New Orleans are the burying grounds – the cemeteries – and they’re a cold proposition, one of the best things there are here. Going by, you try to be as quiet as possible, better to let them sleep. Greek, Roman, sepulchres- palatial mausoleums made to order, phantomesque, signs and symbols of hidden decay – ghosts of women and men who have sinned and who’ve died and are now living in tombs. The past doesn’t pass away so quickly here.
You could be dead for a long time”
– Bob Dyla

Fence Death, Jennifer Allison

Fence Death, Jennifer Allison

Death Wall, Jennifer Allison

Death Wall, Jennifer Allison

Death Cross, Jennifer Allison

Death Cross, Jennifer Allison

Death Weep, Jennifer Allison

Death Weep, Jennifer Allison

 

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