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Oscar Edmund Berninghaus (1874-1952)
Horses by Adobe Building, Moonlight
signed and dated 'O.E. Berninghaus/A.N.A.' (lower right)
oil on canvas
35 x 40 in. (88.9 x 101.6 cm.)
Painted circa 1914.
Provenance
The artist.
August A. Busch, Sr., St. Louis, Missouri, commissioned from the above.
August A. Busch, Jr., St. Louis, Missouri, son of the above.
Gift to the present owner from the above, 1976.
Literature
Bulletin of the St. Louis Art Museum, vols. 13-14, 1977, p. 106.
G.E. Sanders, Oscar E. Berninghaus, Taos, New Mexico: Master Painter of American Indians and the Frontier West, Taos, New Mexico, 1985, p. 125, no. 11008 (as Horses, Adobe Bldg., Moonlight).
Exhibited
St. Louis, Missouri, Washington University Gallery of Art, Historical Faculty of the Washington University School of Fine Arts, November 11, 1979-January 31, 1980.
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