Lot 266: German industrialist and inventor (1812-1887) who expanded his father's steel foundry. AQS in pencil on an off-white 6.5 x 8 sheet, signed at the conclusion, "A. Krupp," October 25, 1879. Krupp writes an interesting poem, in part: "By day when the sun is bright / And also in darkness of night / By candle or light of the moon / I always like to hear your tune." In fine condition, with central vertical and horizontal folds and a couple small edge tears.
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Friday, 23rd October 2015
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