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Lot #138

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Winter Garden #5/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1982
Size 10.5 x 7.5 in. / 26.7 x 19 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $117
2019/09/21
Lot #1073

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Night Letter #19/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1979
Size 19 x 23.5 in. / 48.3 x 59.7 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
from the estate of Lea Heath, Art Consultant, Calgary
Estimate CAD$150-$250

Sold
CAD $76
2019/05/04
Lot #1074

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Some Win, Some Lose #18/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1972
Size 22.75 x 16.75 in. / 57.8 x 42.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed

Reference
illustrated on page 21 in 35 Years and 15 Minutes: Prints by John Kenneth Esler published by The Nickel Arts Museum, 1994

Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $99
2019/05/04
#1097 ~ Esler - The Gambler  #A/P
#1097 ~ Esler - The Gambler  #A/P
Lot #1097

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title The Gambler #A/P
Media etching on paper
Dated 1969
Size 15.75 x 14.5 in. / 40 x 36.8 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$150-$250

Sold
CAD $88
2018/12/01
#1039.1 ~ Esler - Looking Up  #145/150
#1039.1 ~ Esler - Looking Up  #145/150
Lot #1039.1

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Looking Up #145/150
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1981
Size 23.5 x 17.5 in. / 59.7 x 44.4 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $129
2018/05/12
#1055 ~ Esler - Lost Flag  #16/35
#1055 ~ Esler - Lost Flag  #16/35
Lot #1055

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Lost Flag #16/35
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1971
Size 22.75 x 16.75 x 1 in. / 57.8 x 42.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed; some yellowing and handling marks noted

Reference
included in 35 Years and 15 Minutes, prints by John Kenneth Esler, pg. 59, by S.Ford, Nickle Arts Museum, 1994

Provenance
private collection, Ottawa
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $28
2017/12/02
#1056 ~ Esler - Lunch Kit  #7/50
#1056 ~ Esler - Lunch Kit  #7/50
Lot #1056

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Lunch Kit #7/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1973
Size 21 x 14.75 x 1 in. / 53.3 x 37.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed; some yellowing and handling marks noted

Reference
included in 35 Years and 15 Minutes, prints by John Kenneth Esler, pg. 59, by S.Ford, Nickle Arts Museum, 1994

Provenance
private collection, Ottawa
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $47
2017/12/02
#1057 ~ Esler - Calgary Horse No.3  #13/50
#1057 ~ Esler - Calgary Horse No.3  #13/50
Lot #1057

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Calgary Horse No.3 #13/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1973
Size 15.75 x 22.25 x 1 in. / 40 x 56.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed; some yellowing and handling marks noted

Reference
included in 35 Years and 15 Minutes, prints by John Kenneth Esler, pg. 59, by S.Ford, Nickle Arts Museum, 1994

Provenance
private collection, Ottawa
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $64
2017/12/02
#1058 ~ Esler - Blue Diana  #2/50
#1058 ~ Esler - Blue Diana  #2/50
Lot #1058

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Blue Diana #2/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1973
Size 12 x 21.5 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 54.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed; some yellowing and handling marks noted

Reference
illustrated on front cover of 35 Years and 15 Minutes, prints by John Kenneth Esler, by S.Ford, Nickle Arts Museum, 1994

Provenance
private collection, Ottawa
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $43
2017/12/02
#1050 ~ Esler - The White Box [Melodrama IV]  #25/50
#1050 ~ Esler - The White Box [Melodrama IV]  #25/50
Lot #1050

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title The White Box [Melodrama IV] #25/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1978
Size 23.5 x 17.5 in. / 59.7 x 44.4 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed

Provenance
Lefebvre Galleries Ltd., Edmonton, label verso; from a corporate collection, Edmonton
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $54
2017/05/20
#1066 ~ Esler - Saturday Night in a Prairie Town  #12/20
#1066 ~ Esler - Saturday Night in a Prairie Town  #12/20
Lot #1066

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Saturday Night in a Prairie Town #12/20
Media colour relief print on paper
Dated 1966
Size 21 x 31.5 in. / 53.3 x 80 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat; small tear in margin left centre noted; glass cut too short for frame

Provenance
purchased from the artist; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$150-$250

Sold
CAD $281
2016/12/03
#1067 ~ Esler - Pond Reflecting 2  #2/25
#1067 ~ Esler - Pond Reflecting 2  #2/25
Lot #1067

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Pond Reflecting 2 #2/25
Media etching on paper
Dated 1967
Size 13.25 x 13.25 in. / 33.7 x 33.7 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; in circle format; framed

Provenance
purchased from the artist; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $36
2016/12/03
#1068 ~ Esler - Journey out of the Forest #2  #A/P
#1068 ~ Esler - Journey out of the Forest #2  #A/P
Lot #1068

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Journey out of the Forest #2 #A/P
Media etching on paper
Dated 1967
Size 8.5 x 8.5 in. / 21.6 x 21.6 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed

Provenance
private collection, Victoria
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $64
2016/12/03
#1069 ~ Esler - Century Piece #2 Canadian   #11/35
#1069 ~ Esler - Century Piece #2 Canadian   #11/35
Lot #1069

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Century Piece #2 Canadian #11/35
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1969
Size 21.75 x 17.5 in. / 55.2 x 44.4 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $70
2016/12/03
#1070 ~ Esler - Medallion  #12/25
#1070 ~ Esler - Medallion  #12/25
Lot #1070

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Medallion #12/25
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1969
Size 9 x 8.5 in. / 22.9 x 21.6 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed

Provenance
private collection, Victoria
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $82
2016/12/03
#1106 ~ Esler - Table Top Series IV  #21/50
#1106 ~ Esler - Table Top Series IV  #21/50
Lot #1106

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Table Top Series IV #21/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1978
Size 8.75 x 7.75 in. / 22.2 x 19.7 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed; some stains on mat noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $59
2016/05/07
#1050 ~ Esler - Time Crossing II  #67/75
#1050 ~ Esler - Time Crossing II  #67/75
Lot #1050

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Time Crossing II #67/75
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1979
Size 14.75 x 11.5 x 1 in. / 37.5 x 29.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
from the estate of Frank and Frances Staplin, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $152
2015/12/05
#1051 ~ Esler - Wind Spirit  #49/50
#1051 ~ Esler - Wind Spirit  #49/50
Lot #1051

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Wind Spirit #49/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1975
Size 8.75 x 11.75 x 1 in. / 22.2 x 29.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
from the estate of Frank and Frances Staplin, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $117
2015/12/05
#1035 ~ Esler - To Climb a Mountain [Tack Board I]  #A/P
#1035 ~ Esler - To Climb a Mountain [Tack Board I]  #A/P
Lot #1035

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title To Climb a Mountain [Tack Board I] #A/P
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1978
Size 20.75 x 14.25 x 1 in. / 52.7 x 36.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Provenance
from the estate of Frank and Frances Staplin, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $99
2015/05/09
#1036 ~ Esler - The Last Waltz  #63/75
#1036 ~ Esler - The Last Waltz  #63/75
Lot #1036

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title The Last Waltz #63/75
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1978
Size 17.75 x 11.25 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 28.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Provenance
from the estate of Frank and Frances Staplin, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $57
2015/05/09
#1037 ~ Esler - Aisha  #44/50
#1037 ~ Esler - Aisha  #44/50
Lot #1037

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Aisha #44/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1979
Size 16 x 16.25 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 41.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Provenance
from the estate of Frank and Frances Staplin, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $59
2015/05/09
#1038 ~ Esler - Baroque Lament [First State]  #3/15
#1038 ~ Esler - Baroque Lament [First State]  #3/15
Lot #1038

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Baroque Lament [First State] #3/15
Media colour silkscreen on paper
Size 17.25 x 21 x 1 in. / 43.8 x 53.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
from the estate of Frank and Frances Staplin, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $82
2015/05/09
#1039 ~ Esler - Blue Intrusion  #A/P
#1039 ~ Esler - Blue Intrusion  #A/P
Lot #1039

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Blue Intrusion #A/P
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1969
Size 11.75 x 18.5 x 1 in. / 29.8 x 47 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed

Provenance
from the estate of Frank and Frances Staplin, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $187
2015/05/09
#1040 ~ Esler - Medallion 3  #4/25
#1040 ~ Esler - Medallion 3  #4/25
Lot #1040

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Medallion 3 #4/25
Media colour etching and relief on paper
Dated 1969
Size 17.75 x 16.5 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 41.9 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed

Provenance
from the estate of Frank and Frances Staplin, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $64
2015/05/09
#1041 ~ Esler - Mr. Winter's Little Boxes  #5/19
#1041 ~ Esler - Mr. Winter's Little Boxes  #5/19
Lot #1041

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Mr. Winter's Little Boxes #5/19
Media colour wood block on paper
Dated 1965
Size 16.5 x 23 x 1 in. / 41.9 x 58.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed

Provenance
from the estate of Frank and Frances Staplin, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $164
2015/05/09
#1042 ~ Esler - Buffalo Jump  #3/100
#1042 ~ Esler - Buffalo Jump  #3/100
Lot #1042

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Buffalo Jump #3/100
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1981
Size 23.5 x 26 x 1 in. / 59.7 x 66 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
from the estate of Frank and Frances Staplin, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $234
2015/05/09
#1043 ~ Esler - Crosswinds [Melodrama] I  #4/50
#1043 ~ Esler - Crosswinds [Melodrama] I  #4/50
Lot #1043

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Crosswinds [Melodrama] I #4/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1974
Size 17.5 x 23.5 x 1 in. / 44.4 x 59.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
from the estate of Frank and Frances Staplin, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $187
2015/05/09
#1157 ~ Esler - Fields II [State II] #13/50
#1157 ~ Esler - Fields II [State II] #13/50
Lot #1157

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Fields II [State II] #13/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1989
Size 18.25 x 13.5 x 1 in. / 46.4 x 34.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $176
2014/11/29
#1158 ~ Esler - Summer House III  #49/75
#1158 ~ Esler - Summer House III  #49/75
Lot #1158

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Summer House III #49/75
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1980
Size 17.5 x 11.25 x 1 in. / 44.4 x 28.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed

Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $88
2014/11/29
#1159 ~ Esler - September 3  #7/15
#1159 ~ Esler - September 3  #7/15
Lot #1159

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title September 3 #7/15
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1970
Size 10 x 8.25 x 1 in. / 25.4 x 21 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed; minor handling marks noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $35
2014/11/29
#1160 ~ Esler - September 4  #7/15
#1160 ~ Esler - September 4  #7/15
Lot #1160

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title September 4 #7/15
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1970
Size 10 x 8.25 x 1 in. / 25.4 x 21 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed; minor handling marks noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $32
2014/11/29
#1161 ~ Esler - West Cosmos 1  #20/39
#1161 ~ Esler - West Cosmos 1  #20/39
Lot #1161

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title West Cosmos 1 #20/39
Media colour silkscreen on paper
Dated 1969
Size 33.25 x 24.5 x 1 in. / 84.5 x 62.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed; some handling marks noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $129
2014/11/29
#1162 ~ Esler - West Cosmos 2  #11/19
#1162 ~ Esler - West Cosmos 2  #11/19
Lot #1162

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title West Cosmos 2 #11/19
Media colour silkscreen on paper
Dated 1969
Size 33.25 x 25.25 x 1 in. / 84.5 x 64.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed; some handling marks noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $94
2014/11/29
#1163 ~ Esler - West Cosmos 3  #5/20
#1163 ~ Esler - West Cosmos 3  #5/20
Lot #1163

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title West Cosmos 3 #5/20
Media colour silkscreen on paper
Dated 1969
Size 34 x 20.75 x 1 in. / 86.4 x 52.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed; some handling marks noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $94
2014/11/29
#1164 ~ Esler - West Cosmos [Summer]  #7/8
#1164 ~ Esler - West Cosmos [Summer]  #7/8
Lot #1164

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title West Cosmos [Summer] #7/8
Media colour silkscreen on paper
Dated 1969
Size 33.25 x 24.5 x 1 in. / 84.5 x 62.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed; some handling marks noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $64
2014/11/29
#1165 ~ Esler - Pegasus 1  #11/34
#1165 ~ Esler - Pegasus 1  #11/34
Lot #1165

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Pegasus 1 #11/34
Media colour silkscreen on paper
Dated 1969
Size 25.25 x 34.25 x 1 in. / 64.1 x 87 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed; some handling marks noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $99
2014/11/29
#1166 ~ Esler - Pegasus 2  #21/34
#1166 ~ Esler - Pegasus 2  #21/34
Lot #1166

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Pegasus 2 #21/34
Media colour silkscreen on paper
Dated 1969
Size 25.25 x 34.25 x 1 in. / 64.1 x 87 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed; some handling marks noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $76
2014/11/29
#59 ~ Esler - Landscape with Chair  #20/50
#59 ~ Esler - Landscape with Chair  #20/50
Lot #59

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Landscape with Chair #20/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1976
Size 22.75 x 16.5 x 1 in. / 57.8 x 41.9 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed

Provenance
ex-collection of Mr. Jim Coutts, with proceeds going in support of the University of Lethbridge Coutts Centre for Western Canadian Heritage, located in Nanton
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $111
2014/10/18
#60 ~ Esler - Night Approaching Day  #69/75
#60 ~ Esler - Night Approaching Day  #69/75
Lot #60

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Night Approaching Day #69/75
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1990
Size 11.75 x 17.75 x 1 in. / 29.8 x 45.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Provenance
ex-collection of Mr. Jim Coutts, with proceeds going in support of the University of Lethbridge Coutts Centre for Western Canadian Heritage, located in Nanton
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $88
2014/10/18
#61 ~ Esler - The White Box [Melodrama IV]  #1/50
#61 ~ Esler - The White Box [Melodrama IV]  #1/50
Lot #61

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title The White Box [Melodrama IV] #1/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1970
Size 23.75 x 17.5 x 1 in. / 60.3 x 44.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed; double-sided tape residue noted verso

Provenance
ex-collection of Mr. Jim Coutts, with proceeds going in support of the University of Lethbridge Coutts Centre for Western Canadian Heritage, located in Nanton
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $140
2014/10/18
#62 ~ Esler - Nidus #3/50
#62 ~ Esler - Nidus #3/50
Lot #62

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Nidus #3/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1972
Size 22.75 x 16.5 x 1 in. / 57.8 x 41.9 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed; small stains lower margin noted

Provenance
ex-collection of Mr. Jim Coutts, with proceeds going in support of the University of Lethbridge Coutts Centre for Western Canadian Heritage, located in Nanton
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $105
2014/10/18
Lot #429

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Untitled - Prairie Spring
Media acrylic on wood board
Dated 1984
Size 30 x 24 x 1 in. / 76.2 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed and dated lower left; framed

Provenance
private collection, Medicine Hat
Estimate CAD$700-$900

Sold
CAD $410
2014/05/11
#633 ~ Esler - Full Moon Rising  #41/50
#633 ~ Esler - Full Moon Rising  #41/50
Lot #633

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Full Moon Rising #41/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1977
Size 15 x 13.25 x 1 in. / 38.1 x 33.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Provenance
private collection, Saskatchewan
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $94
2013/11/09
#634 ~ Esler - Looking Up  #145/150
#634 ~ Esler - Looking Up  #145/150
Lot #634

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Looking Up #145/150
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1981
Size 23.5 x 17.5 x 1 in. / 59.7 x 44.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Provenance
private collection, Saskatchewan
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $88
2013/11/09
#107 ~ Esler - Kananaskis II  #XX/XXV
#107 ~ Esler - Kananaskis II  #XX/XXV
Lot #107

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Kananaskis II #XX/XXV
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1979
Size 26.5 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 67.3 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
Sundance Gallery, Calgary, label verso; anonymous supporter of the Elephant Artists Relief Society http://www.elephantartistrelief.com/
Estimate CAD$500-$1,000

Sold
CAD $497
2013/09/14
#252 ~ Esler - Night Letter  #44/50
#252 ~ Esler - Night Letter  #44/50
Lot #252

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Night Letter #44/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1979
Size 17.5 x 23.5 x 1 in. / 44.4 x 59.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $48
2013/05/18
#253 ~ Esler - The White Box [Melodrama IV]  #8/50
#253 ~ Esler - The White Box [Melodrama IV]  #8/50
Lot #253

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title The White Box [Melodrama IV] #8/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1979
Size 23.75 x 17.5 x 1 in. / 60.3 x 44.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $59
2013/05/18
#254 ~ Esler - Time Passing II  #53/75
#254 ~ Esler - Time Passing II  #53/75
Lot #254

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Time Passing II #53/75
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1979
Size 14.75 x 11.5 x 1 in. / 37.5 x 29.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed; minor creasing along top margin

Estimate CAD$75-$100

Sold
CAD $76
2013/05/18
#255 ~ Esler - Table Top Series V  #9/50
#255 ~ Esler - Table Top Series V  #9/50
Lot #255

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Table Top Series V #9/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1978
Size 8.75 x 7.5 x 1 in. / 22.2 x 19 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$75-$100

Sold
CAD $76
2013/05/18
#678 ~ Esler - Landscape with Chair  #15/50
#678 ~ Esler - Landscape with Chair  #15/50
Lot #678

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Landscape with Chair #15/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1976
Size 22.75 x 16.5 x 1 in. / 57.8 x 41.9 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $117
2012/11/10
#679 ~ Esler - Night Fire  #61/75
#679 ~ Esler - Night Fire  #61/75
Lot #679

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Night Fire #61/75
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1982
Size 23.5 x 17.5 x 1 in. / 59.7 x 44.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $82
2012/11/10
#680 ~ Esler - Crosswinds [Melodrama I]  #6/50
#680 ~ Esler - Crosswinds [Melodrama I]  #6/50
Lot #680

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Crosswinds [Melodrama I] #6/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1974
Size 17.5 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 44.4 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed; tipped to mat along top

Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $41
2012/11/10
#681 ~ Esler - To Climb a Mountain [Tack Board I]  #89/100
#681 ~ Esler - To Climb a Mountain [Tack Board I]  #89/100
Lot #681

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title To Climb a Mountain [Tack Board I] #89/100
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1978
Size 20.5 x 14 x 1 in. / 52.1 x 35.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Reference
from the Twentieth Anniversary 1959 - 1979 Gallery Moos Limited portfolio

Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $64
2012/11/10
#682 ~ Esler - The Last Waltz  #35/75
#682 ~ Esler - The Last Waltz  #35/75
Lot #682

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title The Last Waltz #35/75
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1978
Size 17.75 x 11.25 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 28.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $43
2012/11/10
#683 ~ Esler - Looking Up  #130/150
#683 ~ Esler - Looking Up  #130/150
Lot #683

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Looking Up #130/150
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1981
Size 23.75 x 17.25 x 1 in. / 60.3 x 43.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $129
2012/11/10
#684 ~ Esler - Night Approaching Day  #1/75
#684 ~ Esler - Night Approaching Day  #1/75
Lot #684

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Night Approaching Day #1/75
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1990
Size 11.75 x 17.75 x 1 in. / 29.8 x 45.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $59
2012/11/10
#685 ~ Esler - The Flame  #28/50
#685 ~ Esler - The Flame  #28/50
Lot #685

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title The Flame #28/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1979
Size 23.5 x 17.5 x 1 in. / 59.7 x 44.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $129
2012/11/10
#686 ~ Esler - Night Trees  #17/50
#686 ~ Esler - Night Trees  #17/50
Lot #686

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Night Trees #17/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1973
Size 16.75 x 22.75 x 1 in. / 42.5 x 57.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed; tipped to mat along top

Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $55
2012/11/10
#687 ~ Esler - Full Moon Rising  #1/75
#687 ~ Esler - Full Moon Rising  #1/75
Lot #687

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Full Moon Rising #1/75
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1989
Size 11.5 x 17.75 x 1 in. / 29.2 x 45.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $59
2012/11/10
#688 ~ Esler - Night Watch II  #34/75
#688 ~ Esler - Night Watch II  #34/75
Lot #688

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Night Watch II #34/75
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1981
Size 11.5 x 8.5 x 1 in. / 29.2 x 21.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $29
2012/11/10
#689 ~ Esler - Kananaskis [Indian Summer IV]  #A/P
#689 ~ Esler - Kananaskis [Indian Summer IV]  #A/P
Lot #689

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Kananaskis [Indian Summer IV] #A/P
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1979
Size 8.75 x 11.5 x 1 in. / 22.2 x 29.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $64
2012/11/10
#690 ~ Esler - Night Watch  #13/50
#690 ~ Esler - Night Watch  #13/50
Lot #690

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Night Watch #13/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1975
Size 8.75 x 11.75 x 1 in. / 22.2 x 29.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $59
2012/11/10
#691 ~ Esler - Mirage  #41/75
#691 ~ Esler - Mirage  #41/75
Lot #691

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Mirage #41/75
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1981
Size 6.75 x 8.5 x 1 in. / 17.1 x 21.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $18
2012/11/10
#645 ~ Esler - The Devil's Thumb [Kananakis III]  #14/75
#645 ~ Esler - The Devil's Thumb [Kananakis III]  #14/75
Lot #645

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title The Devil's Thumb [Kananakis III] #14/75
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1981
Size 27.25 x 23.25 x 1 in. / 69.2 x 59.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $380
2012/04/28
#646 ~ Esler - Calgary Horse #4  #1/75
#646 ~ Esler - Calgary Horse #4  #1/75
Lot #646

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Calgary Horse #4 #1/75
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1974
Size 15.75 x 21 x 1 in. / 40 x 53.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; unframed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $152
2012/04/28
#647 ~ Esler - Fatima  #44/50
#647 ~ Esler - Fatima  #44/50
Lot #647

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Fatima #44/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1979
Size 16 x 16.25 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 41.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $36
2012/04/28
#648 ~ Esler - Aisha  #6/50
#648 ~ Esler - Aisha  #6/50
Lot #648

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Aisha #6/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1979
Size 16 x 16.25 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 41.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $76
2012/04/28
#649 ~ Esler - The Gambler  #A.P.
#649 ~ Esler - The Gambler  #A.P.
Lot #649

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title The Gambler #A.P.
Media etching on paper
Dated 1969
Size 15.75 x 14.5 x 1 in. / 40 x 36.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed

Provenance
from the estate of Hanka Martin, Calgary
Estimate CAD$150-$250

Sold
CAD $76
2012/04/28
#650 ~ Esler - Warrior  #A.P.
#650 ~ Esler - Warrior  #A.P.
Lot #650

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Warrior #A.P.
Media etching on paper
Dated 1964
Size 18 x 12 x 1 in. / 45.7 x 30.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed

Provenance
from the estate of Hanka Martin, Calgary
Estimate CAD$150-$250

Sold
CAD $199
2012/04/28
#651 ~ Esler - Calgary Horse #3  #24/50
#651 ~ Esler - Calgary Horse #3  #24/50
Lot #651

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Calgary Horse #3 #24/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1973
Size 16 x 23 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 58.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled dated, and numbered along bottom; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $164
2012/04/28
#665 ~ Esler - Bearspaw Remembered
#665 ~ Esler - Bearspaw Remembered
Lot #665

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Bearspaw Remembered
Media acrylic on canvas
Dated 1993
Size 32 x 35.75 x 1 in. / 81.3 x 90.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed and dated lower right; titled on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance
Triangle Gallery, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$700-$900

Sold
CAD $2,223
2011/11/12
#666 ~ Esler - Kananaskis II  #A/P
#666 ~ Esler - Kananaskis II  #A/P
Lot #666

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Kananaskis II #A/P
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1979
Size 26.25 x 23.5 x 1 in. / 66.7 x 59.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $246
2011/11/12
#112 ~ Esler - Side Road  #48/50
#112 ~ Esler - Side Road  #48/50
Lot #112

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Side Road #48/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1977
Size 14.5 x 13.5 x 1 in. / 36.8 x 34.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed; stain on mat noted

Provenance
The Gulid Gallery of Artists and Authors, Calgary, label verso; ex-collection of Dr. Maxwell Lipkind
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $57
2011/09/17
#113 ~ Esler - Where is Uncle Sam [Tent V]  #A/P
#113 ~ Esler - Where is Uncle Sam [Tent V]  #A/P
Lot #113

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Where is Uncle Sam [Tent V] #A/P
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1977
Size 15.75 x 11.5 x 1 in. / 40 x 29.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$150-$250

Sold
CAD $28
2011/09/17
#114 ~ Esler - Summer House II  #63/95
#114 ~ Esler - Summer House II  #63/95
Lot #114

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Summer House II #63/95
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1979
Size 17.5 x 11.75 x 1 in. / 44.4 x 29.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$150-$250

Sold
CAD $59
2011/09/17
#115 ~ Esler - Buring Bush  #60/75
#115 ~ Esler - Buring Bush  #60/75
Lot #115

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Buring Bush #60/75
Media wood block on paper
Dated 1982
Size 8 x 5.75 x 1 in. / 20.3 x 14.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $82
2011/09/17
#116 ~ Esler - Night Fire  #59/75
#116 ~ Esler - Night Fire  #59/75
Lot #116

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Night Fire #59/75
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1982
Size 29.75 x 17.5 x 1 in. / 75.6 x 44.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$150-$250

Sold
CAD $117
2011/09/17
#117 ~ Esler - Night Flight III  #7/50
#117 ~ Esler - Night Flight III  #7/50
Lot #117

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Night Flight III #7/50
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1982
Size 10.5 x 7.75 x 1 in. / 26.7 x 19.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$150-$250

Sold
CAD $50
2011/09/17
#485 ~ Esler - Tent II [State II]  #XXI/XXV
#485 ~ Esler - Tent II [State II]  #XXI/XXV
Lot #485

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Tent II [State II] #XXI/XXV
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1980
Size 8.75 x 11.5 x 1 in. / 22.2 x 29.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $76
2011/05/07
#486 ~ Esler - Kananaskis II  #A.P.
#486 ~ Esler - Kananaskis II  #A.P.
Lot #486

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Kananaskis II #A.P.
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1980
Size 26.5 x 23.5 x 1 in. / 67.3 x 59.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $257
2011/05/07
#487 ~ Esler - Untitled - Falling Feather
#487 ~ Esler - Untitled - Falling Feather
Lot #487

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Untitled - Falling Feather
Media graphite and coloured pencil on paper
Dated 1979
Size 17.25 x 23 x 1 in. / 43.8 x 58.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed and dated lower left; framed with archival mat

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $99
2011/05/07
#488 ~ Esler - Queen Kat  #9/50
#488 ~ Esler - Queen Kat  #9/50
Lot #488

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Queen Kat #9/50
Media etching on paper
Size 3 x 4.25 x 1 in. / 7.6 x 10.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $59
2011/05/07
#489 ~ Esler - Home and Away  #8/55
#489 ~ Esler - Home and Away  #8/55
Lot #489

Artist John Kenneth Esler
Title Home and Away #8/55
Media wood block on paper
Dated 1981
Size 7.5 x 6 x 1 in. / 19 x 15.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed

Reference
inscribed on backing 'Apparently a tribute to Jim Nicoll'

Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $94
2011/05/07

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