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Birth of a Milk Drop, High Speed Movie Sequence
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    1903–1990
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Birth of a Milk Drop, High Speed Movie Sequence, 1933
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 23.4 x 29.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 3/16 x 11 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0207
Description
Exhibitions

Twelve frames following the progression of a drop of liquid (milk) onto a flat surface of liquid.