(1901 - 1997)
Oscar Berger was active/lived in New York / England, Germany. Oscar Berger is known for magazine and newspaper illustrator, cartoon-caricature.
Biography Oscar Berger
Oscar Berger was born in Prešov in the former Czechoslovakia on 12th
May 1901. He won a scholarship to Berlin Art School and later
joined the staff of the largest daily newspaper in Berlin.
When Adolf Hitler gained power in Nazi Germany, Berger found work in
Prague. However, his cartoons upset Hitler and he was forced to flee
the country. After spells in Budapest and Paris, he arrived in
London in 1935 where he worked for the Daily Telegraph. He drew a series of celebrity caricatures for Sunday Dispatch. His work also appeared in Life Magazine, The Picture Post, The New York Times, The New York Herald Tribune and Le Figaro.
Mark Bryant has pointed out: "In addition he
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