Becker-Gundahl, Carl Johann, German muralist and draftsman (1856-1925). Autograph quotation signed.

[Postmark: Solln, 25 Aug. 1908].

Oblong 8vo (postcard). ½ page.


Inscribed to Cora Scharlau, a relative of the German dermatologist Alwin Scharlau: "Etwas spät aber doch sendet Ihnen das Gewünschte […]".

One of the most successful German muralists of his time, Becker-Gundahl created monumental frescoes and mosaics in several Munich churches from 1900 onwards, was a co-founder of the Munich Secession, and taught drawing and monumental art at the Academy.

Self-addressed by the collector on the reverse. The Mecklenburg physician Scharlau (b. 1888) assembled a collection of artists' autographs by personal application.

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