Keja, a gypsy ‘drabarni’, shaman, shape shifter, magick maker. Shunned by her people, she makes her home in the woods and the wilds, far from other folk, her only companions being the strange beasts and birds of the forests.
Mourning Ensemble, 1870-1872. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Martha Woodward Weber, 1930 (2009.300.633a, b). Veil, ca. 1875. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of Roi White, 1984 (1984.285.1) | This ensemble is featured in our #DeathBecomesHer exhibition on view through February 1, 2015. #Halloween