Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Dark Nights and Sunny Days No. 3 #10/12
Media colour wood block on paper
Size 14 x 19.25 in. / 35.6 x 48.9 cm.
Frame Size 25 x 29.25 x 1 in.
Sold $220 Estimate $100 - $150
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat; minor handling marks on frame noted
Canadian Art Galleries, Calgary, label verso; corporate collection, Calgary
John Kenneth Esler ~ [1933-2001] Canadian ASA, CSGA, CPE, MSA, RCA
see 35 Years and 15 Minutes, prints by John Kenneth Esler, by S.Ford, Nickle Arts Museum, 1994; Founders of the A.C.A., by V.Greenfield, pg.80 and Printmaking in Alberta 1945-1985, by B.Cochran, pg.66-69 as well as N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.300; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1 pg.192; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg. 106, Westbridge Pub., 1999; Manitoba Society of Artists by J.Stoppler, pg.158, the Manitoba Society of Artists, 2003; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 35, pg. 65, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website