Cal Ripken, Jr. Signing Autographs, Baltimore, 1995

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Artist

Walter Iooss, American born 1943

Title

Cal Ripken, Jr. Signing Autographs, Baltimore, 1995

Date

1995

Medium/Dimensions

Photograph

Object Number

L2017.016.004

Description

Iooss took this pre-game photograph of Cal Ripken Jr. on the day that he broke the record for consecutive games played. Lou Gehrig previously held this record with 2,130 consecutive games. Ripken’s streak would finally end in 1998 at 2,632, a record that still holds.

Credit Line

Lent by Walter Iooss

Rights

© Walter Iooss

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

Sheet: 15 7/8in x 19 7/8in
Image: 11 3/8in x 17in

Citation

Walter Iooss, American born 1943, “Cal Ripken, Jr. Signing Autographs, Baltimore, 1995,” Michael C. Carlos Museum Collections Online, accessed July 24, 2024, https://digitalprojects.carlos.emory.edu/items/show/8997.

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