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[African-American Sculptor, born in 1937]
Melvin Edwards Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Melvin Edwards at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
Melvin Edwards at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Brooklyn Museum/Luce Center for American Art, New York City
(Undocumented Feature: In many cases the raw JPG image is much larger than displayed on the screen)
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
The Newark Museum, New Jersey
U.S. Library of Congress, Washington D.C.
For the Brave Young Students in Soweto, 1984
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Additional Image Search Tools:Miscellaneous Sites:
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Percent for Art ProgramArticles and Reference Sites:
Public art in New York City
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.