Lot 209: Max Planck

RR Auction

2015-07-07 11:00:17


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Lot 209: Nobel Prize–winning German physicist (1858–1947) who pioneered the understanding of quantum theory. ALS in German, one page on the reverse of a 5.5 x 3.5 postcard depicting the Sonnblick mountain, August 22, 1932. Letter to Gustav Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach, in full (translated): "To the chairman of the board of the Sonnblick Observatory, in whose footsteps I am walking, I send my greetings and best wishes for summer recreation." Upper portion bears an additional date notation in another hand. Removably matted with a photo of Planck to an overall size of 8.25 x 11.75. Two punch holes with tears to the top edge, otherwise fine condition. RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 456 Wednesday, 15th July 2015 Estimate: $400-600
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