Lot 124
  • 124

Oscar Edward Berninghaus

Estimate
5,000 - 7,000 USD
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Description

  • Oscar Edward Berninghaus
  • Street in Oaxaca, Mexico, Domingo Church
  • signed O.E.Berninghaus (lower left); titled Street in Oaxaca, Mexico, Domingo Church (on a piece of the original backing affixed to the reverse)
  • watercolor on card
  • Image size: 7 1/2 by 8 1/4 inches (19 by 21 cm)
  • Sheet size: 10 1/8 by 10 inches (25.7 by 25.4 cm)

Provenance

Ruth Fish, Taos (acquired directly from the artist)
Private Collection, Albuquerque (by descent in the family of the above to her granddaughters)
Stevens Fine Art, Phoenix
Sale: Santa Fe Art Auction, November 8, 2008, lot 67
Private Collection, Santa Fe

Catalogue Note

This scene, depicting the Domingo Church, was painted by Berninghaus in the early 1930s during his honeymoon to Oaxaca, Mexico.
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