Museum Quality – Wells Fargo & Co. Overland Stagecoach Model – signed 1996 by World Renowned Artist Oscar M. Cortes – Extremely Rare Vintage Item – a great find for any collector of distinguished works of art. Wells Fargo & Co. Original model signed Oscar M. Cortes Wells Fargo & Co. Overland Stagecoach this stagecoach model is in great condition. The coach itself is in excellent condition. No chips, cracks or fading the stagecoach is in amazing condition considering this is over 25 years old. Both doors open and close and the door handles can lock both doors. The hand brake functions by moving against the wheels. This is an original work of art. Rarest of the rare – this Wells Fargo & Co. Overland Stagecoach was handmade and painted using only the same original materials as used in the 1800’s – Hardwoods, Metals and Leather – No Plastics. It is made to the scale of the original stagecoach from the 1800’s. It has functioning wheels (if detached from the base – the stagecoach will run – the wheels turn). It is an authentic, extremely rare and highly collectible Oscar M. Overland Stagecoach, signed Oscar M. Cortes was world famous for his handcrafting and hand carving old stagecoaches and wagons. His work is in museums all over the world and his works are owned by both famous people and celebrities such as Walt Disney, John Wayne, and the Wells Fargo Company. First launched the family business in Chile in 1949, making model replicas of the Old West. Fascinated and inspired by the region and its folklore, he spent hours researching photographs and historic details to make his models historically accurate. In 1976, his son Oscar M. Brought the business to U. The Cortes family loves to tell the story of Oscar and Jorge arriving in Los Angeles for the first time, not knowing a word of English and with a large satchel filled with wood carvings, tools, and a dream: to celebrate with wood the history of the American West. Unlike the smaller, less detailed Wells Fargo & Co. Overland Stagecoach that was produced in quantity for Wells Fargo bank as gifts, this stagecoach from 1996 was created and hand carved by the artist. Overland Stagecoach Model – handmade signed and dated 1996 by the late world renowned artist Oscar M. Also feel free to message me if you have any questions. The item “VERY RARE VERY LARGE 1996 Wells Fargo Stage Coach Replica-Signed Oscar M Coates” is in sale since Friday, April 9, 2021. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Historical Memorabilia\Other Historical Memorabilia”. The seller is “robock” and is located in Encino, California. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States