Schott, Walter, German sculptor and medalist (1861-1938). Autograph signature.

Ilsenburg, 20. VIII. 1908.

Oblong 8vo (postcard). 1 page.


Inscribed to the German dermatologist Alwin Scharlau.

After studying at the Berlin Academy, Schott worked as a freelance artist in Berlin from 1885 onwards. Frequently commissioned by German Emperor Wilhelm II, he created numerous monuments in the Neo-Baroque and Art Nouveau style, the sculpture "Die Kugelspielerin" in Düsseldorf constituting his best-known work.

Some small 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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