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Tumbler Pigeon
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton, photographer
    1903–1990
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
    Gus Kayafas, printer
    born 1947
    active: United States
  • Tumbler Pigeon, 1936
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 33.5 x 11.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/16 x 4 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0218
Description

Four vertical black-and-white frames of a pigeon taking off and turning upside down ("tumbling").