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on verso, by unknown hand, along left edge in graphite: Thurs. trib [illegible] / 3 [circled] / 4x4 ¾; upper center stamped in blue ink: ENGRAVING / 1953 MAR 11 PM 4:07; center International News Photos copyright stamp in black ink; printed in black ink on applied newspaper inverted: These two frame / houses on the atomic / proving grounds in Nevada / will be exposed to the / blast and heat of an atom- / ic explosion March 17. / They will be used in a / civil defense phase of the / atomic tests.; lower left stamped in red ink inverted: TRIBUNE 1st Edition / MAR 12 1953; by unknown hand, lower right in pink ink circled: atom Bomb – test. Nevada - 1953

Provenance

Mary and Dan Solomon, Monarch Beach, CA; gift to NGA, 2015.

Associated Names
Solomon, Dan and Mary
Exhibition History
2016
Intersections: Photographs and Videos from the National Gallery of Art and the Corcoran Gallery of Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2016 - 2017, unnumbered catalogue.
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