Art/ Collection/ Art Object

[Hammer Smashing Light Bulb]

Artist:
Harold Edgerton (American, 1903–1990)
Date:
1933
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
24.1 x 19.3 cm (9 1/2 x 7 5/8 in. )
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of The Harold and Esther Edgerton Family Foundation, 1997
Accession Number:
1997.62.3
Rights and Reproduction:
© MIT, Harold Edgerton, 2014, courtesy of Palm Press, Inc.
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in artist's hand in pencil, verso BR: "please return to // Harold Edgerton // MIT // Cambridge // Mass // 02139"; newspaper printer's label with inscriptions in ink affixed to verso; inscribed in unknown hand in pencil, verso TLC: "11.268 [boxed]"; estate stamp with pencilled inscription, verso BC: "11.268"
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