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Cutting the Card Quickly .30-Caliber Bullet through the Jack of Diamonds
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    1903–1990
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Cutting the Card Quickly .30-Caliber Bullet through the Jack of Diamonds, 1964
  • Where object was made: United States
  • dye transfer print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 36 x 45.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 1/8 x 18 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0288
Description

Playing card (identified as the Jack of Diamonds) being shot horizontally, left to right by a bullet suspended in the air on the right side of the image.