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Glass of Milk
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    1903–1990
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Glass of Milk, 1933
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 22.4 x 30.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 13/16 x 11 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0211
Description

Black-and-white image of a glass of white liquid (milk) being shattered. The liquid is spilling out between broken shards falling toward the ground.