‘Elegia’ is also a piece of music by Manchester band New Order, from their ‘Low-Life’ album. A beautiful instrumental that I can imagine playing alongside this image if it was hanging in an exhibition.
relating to or characteristic of an elegy.
“haunting and elegiac poems”
“she watched repeat serials, fixed on their moody and elegiac characterization”
synonyms: mournful, melancholic, melancholy, plaintive, sorrowful, sad, lamenting, doleful; More
touching, moving, poignant;
“a movingly elegiac piece for small orchestra”
plural noun: elegiacs; plural noun: elegiac
verses in an elegiac metre.