Drawing Memento Mori by Linda Finn

Memento Mori

Based on an WW1 envelope from a returned letter. Essie corresponded with George Roland, a family friend from Beamsville, Ontario. He was seriously wounded in France on March 23, 1917 and died of abdominal wounds, May 15, 1917. The envelope tells the story.
soft ground etching on paper; broken glass; 7"H X 9"W