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Cube Explosion
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    1903–1990
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Cube Explosion, 1954
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: unexploded material 8.3 x 9.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: unexploded material 3 1/4 x 3 3/4 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: exploded material 16.2 x 19.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: exploded material 6 3/8 x 7 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0005
Description

White rectangular image with two images of a cube. The top two-thirds depicts a cube with exploding, bulging out sides. The bottom left corner shows a cube sitting on a flat surface.