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Tennis Impact
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton, photographer
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
    Gus Kayafas, printer
    born 1947
    active: United States
  • Tennis Impact, 1935
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 29.6 x 22.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 5/8 x 9 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0216

Black-and-white image of a tennis racquet hitting a ball. The handle is at lower right. The racquet is at an angle from the top left corner to lower right. The ball is flattened by the impact.