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    OSCAR EDWARD BERNINGHAUS (American, 1874-1952)
    and CARL WIMAR (American, 1828-1862)

    A Complete Set of Anheuser-Busch Chromolithographs, 1912
    Attack on an Emigrant Train
    A Fight for the Overland Mail
    (signed in plate: O.E. Berninghaus)
    Westward Ho! (signed in plate: O.E. Berninghaus)
    The Relief Train
    (signed in plate: O.E. Berninghaus)
    The Father of Waters

    Chromolithographs on paper
    Image: 7-1/4 x 16 inches (18.4 x 5,120.6 cm)
    Paper: 11-1/2 x 20 inches (29.2 x 50.8 cm)

    This lot includes the original artist biography sheet, five postcards depicting each of the original compositions in miniature, and the original brown paper mailing envelope addressed to the original owner bearing the Anheuser-Busch logo.

    More information about OSCAR EDWARD BERNINGHAUS, also known as Berninghaus, Oscar Edward, Beringhaus, Oscar Edmund, Berninghaus, O. E., Berninghaus, Oscar E., Berninghaus, Oscar Edmund, Berninghaus, Oscar Edmund Edward, Oscar Edward Berninghaus.

    Condition Report*: Very Good Condition with wear to edges of paper commensurate with age.
    A Fight for the Overland Mail: two small tears extending in from right edge approximately 1/2-inch and 3/4-inch in length respectively, minor tear extending in from left lower edge approximately 1/4-inch in length. 
    The Father of Waters: handling crease to lower right corner.  
    *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
    July, 2009
    16th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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