WorldCat Identities

Esmerian, Ralph 1940-

Overview
Works: 172 works in 178 publications in 1 language and 1,047 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Collector
Classifications: NK805, 745.09730747471
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ralph Esmerian
Daniel Brush--gold without boundaries( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the course of thirty years, working in virtual seclusion from the mainstream, Daniel Brush has created an unparalleled body of work. His career includes international painting exhibitions, a fifteen-year period of seclusion and study, and an intense immersion into the mysteries of gold. His large-scale canvases and drawings- inspired by the expressive, disciplined gestures of the Noh theatre- integrate the artist's profound understanding of Asian thought with the removed drama in modernist painting. Brush's three-dimensional works- products of solitary thought, study and experimentation- are included in many public, private and royal collections. This book is a sampling of his works
Masterpieces of American jewelry by Judith Price( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American radiance : the Ralph Esmerian gift to the American Folk Art Museum by Stacy C Hollander( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The preeminent private collection of American folk art now becomes public, and the event is cause for rejoicing among art lovers. Showcasing more than 400 outstanding works that comprise the Ralph Esmerian gift to the American Folk Art Museum in New York, this sumptuous volume celebrates traditional American folk art in all its vibrant diversity." "Combining new research, never-before-published color photographs, and detailed entries on each artwork, American Radiance is indispensable for students and collectors, yet broadly appealing to the folk art market. The book celebrates the opening of the Museum's new building, where the Esmerian Collection is the widely publicized inaugural exhibition."--Jacket
Procession of rampant lion and two bulls, between single borders( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Gate or other architectural element flanked by rampant bull and pair of worshipers( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Geometric round pattern of lines and chevrons( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Geometric or spider pattern with multiple 'legs' and triangular head( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Figure with arms spread and inverted antelope or ibex( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Robed worshipers flanking standards of Nabu (wedge) and Marduk (spade) below winged disk( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Schematized horned animal, composed of lines and gouges, looking backward( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Seated god facing two worshipers(damaged) and attendant, with scorpion( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ibex with bird over back and fish before and after, with globe above( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Undefined geometric or floral pattern with transverse drilling( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Seated globular figures, and bull on hill( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Horned animal with smaller creatures above and below( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Daniel Brush--gold without boundaries
Languages
English (11)

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Masterpieces of American jewelryAmerican radiance : the Ralph Esmerian gift to the American Folk Art Museum