Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Baseball Swing
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    1903–1990
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Baseball Swing, 1954
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 28.9 x 19.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 3/8 x 7 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0024
Description

Black-and-white image of a man in white shorts and black tennis shoes hitting a softball with a baseball bat. The man is standing on a gray floor in front of a light gray wall. He is facing right with his left leg and both arms extended.