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Backhand Drive
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    1903–1990
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Backhand Drive, mid-late 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 24 x 19.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 7/16 x 7 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1986.0280
Description

Black-and-white image of a person in black robe, striking a ball with a tennis racquet. The racquet makes a partial circle around the head of the figure, which is blurred.