Harold Eugene Edgerton - Photographs New York Wednesday, April 6, 2022 | Phillips

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  • Literature

    Steidl, Harold Edgerton: Seeing the Unseen, pp. 92, 128-129
    Harry N. Abrams, Stopping Time: The Photographs of Harold Edgerton, pp. 105, 120-121, 132-133

  • Catalogue Essay

    Titles and dates include:

    Antique Gun Firing, 1936
    Atomic Bomb Explosion, 1945-1952
    Bullet Passing Through Three Balloons, 1959
    Child Running, 1939
    Gus Solomons, Jr., 1960
    Hammer Breaks Glass Plate, 1933
    Rising Dove, 1934
    Water from a Faucet, 1932

264

Selected Images

1932-1960
Eight gelatin silver prints, printed later.
Various dimensions from 11 1/4 x 18 3/4 in. (28.6 x 47.6 cm) to 18 x 14 1/4 in. (45.7 x 36.2 cm) or the reverse.
Each signed in pencil on the verso.

Estimate
$6,000 - 8,000 

Sold for $6,300

Contact Specialist

Sarah Krueger
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Photographs

New York Auction 6 April 2022