Offered for sale is a 1977 signed and numbered print by one of Peoria’s best known artists - Elmer King. The artwork is titled “Downtown Peoria 1908”. Many locals referred to this as the Bergner’s Block and Elmer King painted a couple of works featuring this block. This 1908 view was the heart of the city and features Bergner’s plus other major downtown businesses. There are numerous horse drawn vehicles plus a string of trollies. The print is signed on the print plus hand signed on the border by Elmer King. This is dated ‘77’ near the painted signature. Prior to his death Elmer King was one of Peoria’s best known artists and was known for historical scenes (award winning). This is another of his well-researched works reflecting Peoria’s history. Elmer King always used some of the best frames and this frame impressive with dark molded wood. This measures approximately 25” x 21” outside the frame.
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This can be picked-up in Kickapoo. No checks please. Click on the contact button for the phone number and call after 7:00 am. No calls after 7:00 pm. Use the "More ads by this user" link to see my additional ads. Note that the image on the Craigslist map has no relationship to the Kickapoo location. Dependable Peoria Craigslist seller since January 07, 2009.