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American Infantryman, Terry Moore, in Fetal Position

Inscription

Verso, in graphite, center: Battle for Okinawa / Moore hits the dust as shell / screams; Life Magazine publication stamps (1945, 1977, 1977)

Provenance

Howard Greenberg Gallery (New York, NY); from whom purchased by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: June 17, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Jessie H. Wilkinson—Jessie H. Wilkinson Fund

Copyright

© Magnum

1945

Dimensions

Sheet: 28.3 x 27.5 cm (11 1/8 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2811

Medium or Technique

Photograph, vintage gelatin silver print, ferrotyped

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