Melvin Edwards Homage to My Father and the Spirit Appel Commons Cornell

Melvin Edwards

American, born 1937

Homage to My Father and the Spirit, 1969

Stainless steel and painted steel

96 x 1/2 in. (243.8 x 1.3 cm)

Acquired with funds provided by the National Endowment for the Arts, and through the generosity of individual donors


© Melvin Edwards / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Daniel Ben-Shmuel Barrett Richard Evans 2nd Number III Triphammer Road Jessup Field

Daniel Ben-Shmuel Barrett

Irish, 1927–2003

Richard Evans, 2nd, Number III, 1972

Welded steel and paint

Anonymous gift


Jason Seley Herakles Statler Cornell

Jason Seley

American, 1919–1983

Herakles in Ithaka I, 1980–81

Welded chrome-plated steel, and welded and painted steel

H. 135 in. (342.9 cm)

Gift of the artist, Class of 1940


Anthony Caro

British, 1924–2013

Double Variation, 1983–84


88 x 120 x 74 in. (223.5 x 304.8 x 188 cm)

Gift of the Martin Z. Margulies Foundation, Inc.


David Stromeyer Remembrance Cornell Hoy Road Rhodes Hall

David Stromeyer

American, born 1946

Remembrance, 1988

Painted steel

216 x 144 x 60 in. (548.6 x 365.8 x 152.4 cm)

In memory of our friend Joseph Brender, Class of 1955, from his Brothers of Alpha Epsilon Pi