Senefelder, Alois, German actor and playwright who invented the printing technique of lithography in 1796 (1771-1834). Autograph letter signed in the opening line ("M. Senefelder").

Paris, 20 Oct. 1820.

8vo. ½ p. on double leaf. With autogr. address.

 6,500.00

Telling Baron Cuvier to accept his invitation to view some lithographies on Monday instead of Sunday: "M. Senefelder témoigne ses vives regrets à Monsieur le Baron de Cuvier de ne pouvoir venir dimanche 22 Cs pour l'expérience des Cartons lithogr[aphiques]; il aura l'honneur de se présenter Lundi prochain à l'heure indiquée".

Small defect on f. 2 from opening the letter (not touching text).

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