Uhde, Fritz von, German painter (1848-1911). Autograph signature.

Munich, [postmark: 15] May 1908.

Oblong 8vo (postcard). ½ page.


Inscribed to the German dermatologist Alwin Scharlau.

A cavalry officer during the Franco-Prussian War, Uhde created oil paintings of battle scenes as well as horse studies before settling in Munich as a professional painter, devoting himself mainly to religious and genre painting.

Traces of postmarks. 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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