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George Washington Maher (1864-1926) for the E.L. King House "Rockledge" Commission
dresser with mirror

Sale No: 127, Lot No: 601

George Washington Maher (1864-1926) for the E.L. King House “Rockledge” Commission
dresser with mirror
Homer, Minnesota, 1912
painted poplar, patinated brass, silvered glass
58 1/2″w x 25 1/2″d x 70″h

Provenance:
Ernest & Grace King
Thence by descent through the King family
Hollander Auction Gallery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1982
Private Collection, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Literature:
“Geo. W. Maher, a democrat in Architecture,” The Western Architect, March 1914, n.p.

Catalog Note:
This period photograph taken from a 1914 edition of The Western Architect shows the companion piece to this dresser, which is now in the permanent collection of the Milwaukee Art Museum.

Sold for: $2,000