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Edwin Aldrin about to jump from luna module ladder
1969

Medium
type C photograph
Measurements
48.8 × 39.0 cm (image and sheet)
Inscription
printed in silver (in image) on paper label l.r.: HASSELBLAD
printed on support reverse c.: 34 (F) / Astronaut Edwin Aldrin gets ready to jump down from the last rung on the ladder of the lunar module. He was the / second person to set foot on the moon. The lower part of / the lunar module is insulated by wrinkled gold foil. Astro- / naut Neil Armstrong took this photo with the Hassellblad / 500EL Data Camera and the Zeiss Biogon f.5.6/60mm lens. / July 20, 1969. / Printed in Sweden by AB Inplastor / (text repeated in Swedish / German / French) / COURTESY OF NASA / HASSELBLAD
Accession Number
PH388-1971
Department
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