Weiß, Emil Rudolf, German typographer, painter and medalist (1875-1942). Autograph signature.

[Postmark: Berlin, 23 April 1925].

Oblong 8vo (postcard). ½ page.


Inscribed to the German dermatologist Alwin Scharlau.

Designing several typefaces and books for the publishing houses S. Fischer and Schaffstein, Weiß participated in the first exhibition of the "Deutsche Künstlerbund" as a painter in 1904, provided illustrations for the children's book "Der Buntscheck", and was appointed professor at the Berlin Kunstgewerbemuseum in 1910.

A few small ink spots and creases; labeled "10" in blue crayon on verso. 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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