Artist Harold Edgerton, American, 1903-1990
  • Bullet and Shock Waves
Date 1961
Medium gelatin silver print
Dimensions Image: 9 1/2 × 7 1/2 inches (24.1 × 19.1 cm)
Sheet: 10 × 8 inches (25.4 × 20.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Harold and Esther Edgerton Family Foundation
Accession Number 1996.221
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, in black ink, stamped, on verso, centered: [stamp is in box shape] HAROLD E. EDGERTON | SEP 12 1961 | M.I.T. CAMBRIDGE, MASS.
Stamp, in black ink, on verso, lower left: [stamp is in box shape with two palm trees on left side] © 1961 [61 in pencil] Estate of | [in pencil] 10.069 | HAROLD E. EDGERTON.
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, on verso, upper right corner: 10.069 [boxed].
1996, Harold and Esther Edgerton Family Foundation (Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA);
1996-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Kayafas, Gus ed. Stopping Time: The Photographs of Harold Edgerton. New York, 1987, p. 150, (ill.).