This gallery of death-masks -- castings taken from the phizzes of famous corpses -- is completely captivating, if a little poorly presented (captions on the thumbnail pages would really help!). One of the coolest things I own is my casting from a death mask of Vincent Price, bought from legendary make-up artist Tom Savini
. Pictured here, the death mask of Sir Isaac Newton, (one of the) inventor(s) of calculus.
(via Making Light
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