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Lot 158 D

Joint Army Task Force One Photo - First Picture of Atomic Shock Wave

Auktion 1012 - Übersicht Köln
24.05.2013, 00:00 - Photographie
Schätzpreis: 800 €
Ergebnis: 1.220 € (inkl. Aufgeld)

Joint Army Task Force One Photo

First Picture of Atomic Shock Wave
1946

16,3 x 20,5 cm (20,7 x 25,4 cm). Vintage, Gelatinesilberabzug.

„Test A’s [Able’s, Anm.] havoc-producing shock wave sweeps over the target ships and races towards deserted Bikini beach while mushroom writhes silently upward.“ (zit. nach: William S. Shurcliff, Bombs at Bikini. The Official Report of Operation Crossroads, New York 1947, Tafel 19)