Carl Ludwig Seffner

Seffner, Carl Ludwig

German sculptor (1861-1932). Autograph signature. [Postmark: Schliersee (?). Oblong 8vo (postcard). ½ page.
$ 192 / 180 € (84692/BN55200)

Inscribed to the German dermatologist Alwin Scharlau. - Studying in Leipzig, Berlin and Paris, Seffner mainly applied himself to portrait sculpture, creating several marble busts for the Leipzig University as well as the Johann Sebastian Bach monument in front of St. Thomas Church in Leipzig in 1908. - Some small ink spots; a few small creases near right corners; 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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