Rising Dove, 1934

  • Harold Edgerton, American, 1903-1990

Gelatin silver print

  • Framed: Sheet: 20 × 16 inches (50.8 × 40.6 cm)

Gift of the Harold and Esther Edgerton Family Foundation

1996.207

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Motion
  • Gelatin silver process
  • Gelatin silver print
  • Motion photograph
  • Bird

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in pencil, on sheet, lower center, verso: Harold Edgerton

Provenance

1996, Harold and Esther Edgerton Family Foundation (Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA); 1996-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Kayafas, Gus ed. Stopping Time: The Photographs of Harold Edgerton. New York, 1987, p. 60, (ill.).

Rights Status

Harold Edgerton, Rising Dove, 1934, gelatin silver print. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Harold and Esther Edgerton Family Foundation, 1996.207.