Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Trapeze Artist
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    1903–1990
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Trapeze Artist, mid-late 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 24.8 x 19.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 3/4 x 7 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1986.0248
Description

Black-and-white image of a woman hanging at the end of a rope on a black background. The rope is at upper right. The woman is holding with her left arm. She wears a bikini and shoes with a heel. She is looking up.