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[Roman Vishniac, New York]
Date: 1951
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Dimensions: Image (paper): 12 1/4 x 11 7/16 in. (31.1 x 29.1 cm)
Medium: Gelatin silver print
Credit Line: Collection Mara Vishniac Kohn
place taken: United States, New York, New York
Description:

This photograph was published in a Life feature article on Vishniac and his color photomicroscopy work, with the caption: "Roman Vishniac, surrounded by green frogs, newts and slime molds used in "colorization" studies, dissects dead cockroach so he can observe “colorized” light effect of insecticide on nerve tissue."

Accession Number: E.L.506.3.2008