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Flying Fish, Catalina Island

Artist:
Harold Edgerton (American, 1903–1990)
Date:
1930s–40s
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
18.8 x 24.0 cm (7 3/8 x 9 7/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Ford Motor Company Collection, Gift of Ford Motor Company and John C. Waddell, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.1100.305
Rights and Reproduction:
© MIT, Harold Edgerton, 2014, courtesy of Palm Press, Inc.
Not on view
Inscription: Signed in pencil on mount, recto LR, [below print]: "Harold E. Edgerton"; inscribed in pencil on mount, recto LL, [below print]: "Flying Fish // Catalina Island"; signed in pencil on mount, [on slant, underlined] verso C: "Harold Edgerton"; inscribed in pencil on mount, verso LR [underlined]: "1940 // 1939 ?"; inscribed in pencil on mount, verso UR: "[illegible, covered by tape]"
Dr. Harold Edgerton; [Brent Sikkema, Boston]; John C. Waddell, New York (March 1, 1984)

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