Meyer, Hans, German painter and engraver (1846-1919). Autograph quotation signed.

Berlin, 6. I. 1910.

Oblong 8vo (postcard). 1 page.


Inscribed to the German dermatologist Alwin Scharlau: "Ich erfülle Ihnen den geäußerten Wunsch gern [...]".

Exhibiting his portrait of Frederick the Great even as a student in 1868, Meyer created etchings of masterpieces by Raffael, Rubens and Velazquez, as well as an 18-sheet cycle titled "Totentanz", which constitutes one of his main works. He taught etching and engraving at the Berlin Academy.

Some ink spots. 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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