Autograph quotation signed.
Oblong 8vo (postcard). 1 page.
Inscribed to the German dermatologist Alwin Scharlau: "Kunst wird wohl das Letzte sein, wofür Bezugsscheine ausgegeben werden! […]".
Mostly self-taught and specializing in landscape painting, Baer was a member of the "Münchner Künstlergenossenschaft", the editor of their gazette until 1894, and their president in 1895, before joining the "Luitpold-Gruppe" in 1896.
Self-addressed by the collector on the reverse. The Mecklenburg physician Scharlau (b. 1888) assembled a collection of artists' autographs by personal application.