Maler und Graphiker (1881-1955). 11 autograph letters signed. Berlin (8) und Rowe (2). 4to. 24 SS.
$ 42,462 / 35.000 €
A series of considerable letters to German physician and art collector Walter Minnich, reporting from strokes of faith which arise from Nazi Germany and personal misfortune such as a severe pneumonia he had to suffer from in the mid-thirties, the low number of exhibitions first and then, finally, the exhibition ban, his dismissal from the Academy, concerns about subsistence, the offer or a apprenticeship position in Istanbul, the financially painful fraud by an art dealer, the threat of war, etc.