Sleeping Beauty II: Grief, Bereavement and The Family in Memorial Photography; American and European Traditions is a book in the Burns Archive. In this volume, Stanley B. Burns, MD, expands the history of early postmortem and memorial photography, and continues the exploration of the subject to the present day. Family bonds, grief and mourning, the differences between American and European postmortem photography, and the artistry of posthumous mourning photographs are examined using 140 never before seen images from the Burns Archive. 186 pages, hardcover. 2002. Measures: 12 1/2 x 9 1/4 x 1 inches.
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