Collection Online
type C photograph
48.8 × 38.9 cm (image and sheet)
printed in silver (in image) on paper label l.r.: HASSELBLAD
printed on paper label on support reverse u.l.: 23 / The Spider returning to the Gumdrop, Apollo IX flight, after / the luna module had made its first "solo" flight into space, / piloted by James McDivitt and accompanyied by Russell / Schweickart. At times, the Spider was up to 100 miles / away from the mother ship. This shot was taken by David / Scott with the Hasselblad 500C and the standard Zeiss / Planar 80 lens. A part of the earth can be seen in the foreground. March 1969. / Printed in Sweden by AB Inplastor./ (text repeated in Swedish / German / French) / COURTESY OF NASA
Accession Number
International Photography
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Photimport, 1971
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Bowness Family Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display