Kurz, Erwin, German sculptor (1857-1931). Autograph signature.

[Postmark: Munich, 16 Aug. 1907].

Oblong 8vo (postcard). ¼ page.


Inscribed to the German dermatologist Alwin Scharlau.

Working for the sculptor Adolf von Hildebrand (1847-1921) in Florence from 1878, Kurz followed him to Munich in 1893, where he made his breakthrough as an artist creating tombs, monuments, fountains and sculpture groups. He was appointed a teacher at the Academy of Fine Arts in 1906.

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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