Autograph quotation signed.
Oblong 8vo (postcard). 1 page.
Inscribed to the German dermatologist Alwin Scharlau: "Ihrem Wunsche entspreche ich gern durch Beifügen meiner Unterschrift für Ihre Sammlung […]".
Studying at the Dresden Academy of Arts from 1863, Diez was appointed Professor in 1891 and was a founding member of the Dresden artists' association in 1909, his work comprising fountains and monuments in Dresden, Braunschweig and Meiningen.
Self-addressed by the collector on the reverse. The Mecklenburg physician Scharlau (b. 1888) assembled a collection of artists' autographs by personal application.