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Lot 125

Harold Edgerton "Pitcher" Signed Gelatin Silver Print

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Harold Edgerton

(American, 1903-1990)

Pitcher, 1938

Gelatin silver print on photo paper

9" x 12 3/4"

Edition of 50

 

An early stroboscopic study of a pitcher's motion when throwing a baseball. Pencil-signed and numbered (23/ 50) to the reverse of the sheet, with a photocopy of the signature affixed to the reverse of the frame. The glazed frame measures 19" x 23". Harold "Doc" Edgerton was an MIT professor whose experimental photography merged the artistic process with science and discovery.

Condition

Excellent condition.

Overall Dimensions
Height: 19.00 in
Width: 23.00 in
Depth: 1.00 in

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