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Propeller Cavitation
  • 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
  • Propeller Cavitation, 1938
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 36.6 x 46.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 3/8 x 18 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0257
Description

Bullet-like object moving through water from right to left. There are spirals of bubbles around the object, against a dark background.