Burckhardt, Jacob, historian (1818-1897). Autograph letter signed ("Jac. Burckhardt").

Basel, 23 March 1884.

Large 8vo. 1 p. on double leaf.


Asking the unnamed art historian and curator Oskar Eisenmann (1842-1933) for information about the Grünewald altar in Tauberbischofsheim.

From the collection of Kurt Martin (1843-1933), former director general of the Kassel Gallery.

Slightly browned due to paper, otherwise in good condition.

Published in: Jacob Burckhardt: Briefe. Vollständige und kritisch bearbeitete Ausgabe. Mit Benützung des handschriftlichen Nachlasses hergestellt von Max Burckhardt. Vol. 8. Basel 1974, no. 1048.

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