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Drop of Milk

Artist:
Harold Edgerton (American, 1903–1990)
Date:
ca. 1935
Medium:
gelatin silver prints
Dimensions:
Image: 6 1/4 × 4 5/8 in. (15.9 × 11.7 cm), approx. each
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

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "As It Happened: Photographs from the Gilman Paper Company Collection," May 7, 2002–August 25, 2002.

Apraxine, Pierre. Photographs from the Collection of the Gilman Paper Company. Reeds Springs, Mo.: White Oak Press, 1985. pl. 185.



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