Skip to main content
Go to accessibility options


    Oscar Edward Berninghaus (American, 1874-1952)
    Standing Indian with Two Horses, 1927
    Watercolor on paper
    5 x 6 inches (12.7 x 15.2 cm) (image)
    Signed, dated, and inscribed lower right: O.E. Berninghaus / 27 / Taos

    Gerald P. Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico;
    Barney Goldberg Golden West Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona;
    Private collection, Canyon, Texas.

    Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, Canyon, Texas, "From the Land of Enchantment; New Mexico Art in Texas Panhandle Collections," n.d.;
    Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, Canyon, Texas, "Berninghaus: Taos Founder/Taos Son," n.d.

    More information about Oscar Edward Berninghaus, also known as Berninghaus, Oscar Edward, Beringhaus, Oscar Edmund, .

    Condition Report*: Framed Dimensions 15.5 X 16.25 Inches
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2021
    8th Friday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 22
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 339

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 12.5% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

    Sold on Oct 8, 2021 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 38 days left to consign to the 2022 March 22 Asian Art Signature® Auction !

    Learn about consigning with us

    We were very honored that Lakeside was featured on the front of the auction catalog and the article about it was accurate and exceptional.
    M. & P. C.,
    Dallas, TX
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search