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Antique Gun Firing
  • 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
  • Antique Gun Firing, 1936
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 42.2 x 56.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 16 5/8 x 22 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 32 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0278
Description

Black-and-white image of a hand firing a gun against a dark background. The hand is at center left and there is smoke coming out of the front and sides of the gun.