Oskar Frenzel

Frenzel, Oskar

German painter (1855-1915). Autograph signature. Berlin. 04.01.1910. Oblong 8vo (postcard). ½ page.
$ 194 / 180 € (84393/BN54898)

Inscribed to the German dermatologist Alwin Scharlau. - Starting out as a lithographer, Frenzel studied to become an animal and landscape painter in Berlin between 1879 and 1889, and initiated an artists' colony in the fishing village of Ahrenshoop on the Baltic Sea, a scenic spot he discovered with his colleague Paul Müller-Kaempff in 1889. - Postmark on verso slightly showing through. 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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