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Oscar Berninghaus 1921 - 2010 American

Lot 41

The Last Scout (The Indian Scout), c. 1912

Oil on Board

8.25" x 10.25"

12.75" x 15" x 2.25" Framed


Unsigned

$10,000 - $15,000

SOLD: $9,600

Titled, verso


Provenance: Private Collection, Paradise Valley, Arizona acquired from the 2015 Larsen Art Auction; consigned from Private Collection, Scottsdale, Arizona acquired from Elaine Horwitch Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1977, from the exhibition 19th and 20th Century American Masters in conjunction with the Coe Kerr Gallery, New York, New York.


A letter and affidavit from Barbara Brandenburg Brenner, the granddaughter and Executor of the Berninghaus Estate, accompanies this lot. The Indian Scout is written in pencil on verso of the board. The verso includes a Coe Kerr Gallery label with the title The Scout as well as inventory labels for the frame and painting #3916.