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Drop of Milk

Artist:
Harold Edgerton (American, 1903–1990)
Date:
ca. 1935
Medium:
gelatin silver prints
Dimensions:
Approx. 6 1/4 x 4 5/8
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Denise and Andrew Saul Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.989.1–.3
Rights and Reproduction:
© MIT, Harold Edgerton, 2014, courtesy of Palm Press, Inc.
Not on view
Signature: Mansell collection stamp on verso

Inscription: Each titled on verso "Ein Trofen Milch" and numbered I, II, III
Notations of exposure 1/100,000 second.
Various stamped and inscribed details on verso
(sold, Sotheby's Belgravia, Lot 358, June 28, 1978); Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

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