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.30-Caliber Bullet through the Jack of Hearts
  • 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
  • .30-Caliber Bullet through the Jack of Hearts, 1960
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 46 x 55.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 18 1/8 x 21 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 32 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0281
Description

Bullet tearing a playing card (identified as the Jack of Hearts) from left to right.