Not From Mars

Made:
1959-03-17
maker:
Unknown

Gelatin silver print entitled 'Not From Mars', taken by an unknown photographer for Associated Press, 17 March 1959. 'This bow-tied Martian has a cyclopean eye that can take pictures through 12-inch thickness of steel. Actually it's just a camera angle that gives this man such a fearsome head. He's not 'wearing' but just positioning Picker X-Ray Corporation's Radioisotope Unit...'

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/14396
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford