Oblong 8vo (postcard). 1 page.
Inscribed to the German dermatologist Alwin Scharlau.
A co-founder of the artists' group "Skagen Painters", Ancher is widely known for his paintings of fishermen and the Skagen scenery, combining realism with the notions of classical composition.
Self-addressed by the collector on the reverse. The Mecklenburg physician Scharlau (b. 1888) assembled a collection of artists' autographs by personal application.