Bartels-Heimburg, Wera von, German artist (1886-1922). Autograph quotation signed.

Munich, 9. IX. 1917.

Oblong 8vo (postcard). 1 page.


Inscribed to the German dermatologist Alwin Scharlau: "Viel Arbeit und viel Liebe, ists Schönste, was es gibt auf der Welt! […]".

Having started to model life-size groups of animals out of wax at an early age, Bartels-Heimburg won the "Prix d'honneur" at the 1906 exhibition "L'art de la femme" in Paris, her works being acquired by prominent contemporaries including Luitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria.

Faint traces of a stamp. 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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