Dill, Ludwig, German painter (1848-1940). Autograph postcard signed.

Karlsruhe, [postmark: 14] May 1908.

8vo (postcard). ½ page.


Inscribed to the German dermatologist Alwin Scharlau: "Mit ergebenstem Grusse [...]".

The landscape painter Dill was inspired by Venetian scenery, especially Chioggia, and was a co-founder and president of the Munich Secession between 1894 and 1899. He moved to Dachau in 1896, where he co-founded the painters' school "Neu-Dachau" and advanced to become one of the most prominent members of the Dachau artists' colony.

Traces of a postmark. 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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