Slowly, she dissolves
The carved angel at the Kimball grave holds her contemplative pose as she is slowly dissolved by acid rain.
According to Jonathan Appell of New England Cemetery Services, acid rain is the fastest growing destructive force affecting cemeteries today; when left unchecked, acid rain can completely destroy a gravestone.
Poor angel: her face is already gone.
Posted on April 25, 2013, in Photography and tagged 365 photo project, black and white photography, cemetery, chicago, chicago illinois, graceland cemetery, graceland cemetery chicago, melinda green harvey, one day one image, photo a day, photography. Bookmark the permalink. 12 Comments.