During the Victorian era, photographing the recently deceased was common and, in many cases, the postmortem photo was the only image a family possessed of the departed family member. Many of the Victorian memorial photographs were of infants and children because the mortality rate of children during that time was very high. (from Ostrobogulous Cackleberries)

This dark-ambient music project was inspired by that practice and it is completely free to download for personal use (copyright is limited to commercial use only).

Just right click on the icon and save link to download the mp3.