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Stańczyk by Jan Matejko; source: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/e3/Stanczyk_Matejko.JPG
Oct 19
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the original death mask of Walt Whitman, from here; the multitudes which he had once famously claimed to contain (see this earlier post) had now fled
the mask comes from a large collection of similar masks of many world-famous persons (almost all men) at Princeton University, written about and linked to here
here's a Wikipedia entry on death masks generally
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  • the original death mask of Walt Whitman, from here; the multitudes which he had once famously claimed to contain (see this earlier post) had now fled
  • the mask comes from a large collection of similar masks of many world-famous persons (almost all men) at Princeton University, written about and linked to here
  • here's a Wikipedia entry on death masks generally
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