United States of America 1903 – 1990

Moscow Circus, Boston Garden [Moscow Circus] 1963
Collection Title: Harold Edgerton Ten Dye Transfer Photographs
Creation Notes: printed 1985
Materials & Technique: photographs, dye transfer photograph multiflash Place Published: Harold E. Edgerton & James R.Killian Jr,'Flash: seeing the unseen byultra high-speed photography', Boston: Charles T. Branford,1939 2nd ed.195

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed, verso, l.r.corner, pencil, "8501.213216302" Titled page recto, u.c. ink (black) "HAROLD EDGERTON/ TEN DYE TRANSFER PHOTOGRAPHS" 'A multiflash exposure of Russian acrobats at the Bosten Garden. A special shutter excluded much of the ambient light while the flush reflector was aimed at the moving acrobat."
Dimensions: printed image 36.3 h x 45.5 w cm sheet 40.5 h x 50.9 w cm
Cat Raisonné: ST
Acknowledgement: Gift of the Harold and Esther Edgerton Family Foundation 1997
Accession No: NGA 97.176.10
Image rights: Courtesy of the Harold and Esther Edgerton Family Foundation