Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

Can of Water after Bullet has Penetrated
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Can of Water after Bullet has Penetrated, mid-late 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 16.8 x 24 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 5/8 x 9 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1986.0272

Black-and-white image of a can on a flat surface with a neutral background. The lid of can is rising and water is running out of one of the two holes made by the bullet on the right side.