Ritter, Caspar, Swiss painter (1861-1923). Autograph quotation signed.

Karlsruhe, 15. II. 1914.

Oblong 8vo (postcard). 1 page.


Inscribed to the German dermatologist Alwin Scharlau: "Verliere als bildender Künstler nie die engsten Beziehungen zur wichtigen Natur [...]".

Specializing in portraiture, genre and nude painting, Ritter was appointed professor for portraiture at the Karlsruhe Academy in 1888, taught at this institution until 1919, and was awarded a gold medal at the "Internationale Kunstausstellung" in Berlin in 1896.

A few tiny 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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