Adelbert Niemeyer

Niemeyer, Adelbert

German painter, craftsman and architect (1867-1932). Autograph quotation signed. Munich. 18.02.1911. Oblong 8vo (postcard). 1 page.
$ 193 / 180 € (84599/BN55107)

Inscribed to the German dermatologist Alwin Scharlau: "Ich bitte dieses Autogramm nicht unter 100 Mark verkaufen zu wollen [...]". - A professor at the Munich Kunstgewerbeschule from 1907, Niemeyer created numerous designs for porcelain factories including Nymphenburg and Meissen as well as Villeroy & Boch, and was awarded a gold medal at the 1904 St. Louis World Fair. - Traces of postmarks; corners a little creased. 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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