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Swirls and Eddies of a Squash Stroke -- Jack Summers'
  • 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
  • Swirls and Eddies of a Squash Stroke -- Jack Summers', 1938
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 35.2 x 43.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 7/8 x 17 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0256
Label Text

Black-and-white image of a man swinging a squash racket. Image of man is blurry and there are many exposures that show the path of the squash racket. Background is totally black. The ball is visible in four exposures at BR of image.