Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Mosquito, mid-late 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 34.4 x 26.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 1/2 x 10 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1986.0294

Black-and-white image of a winged insect (identified as a mosquito) emerging from pupae case. The insect is bottom center on a gray background.