Lot 275: German chemist (1835–1917) who synthesized indigo and was the 1905 recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. ALS in German, signed "Adolf Baeyer," one page both sides, 5.25 x 6.75, December 1, 1907. Untranslated letter to pharmacist Alfred Knapp, apologizing for not responding to his letter earlier. Affixed to a slightly larger sheet. Punch holes to left side, a few areas of surface loss (affecting portions of the writing), trivial creasing, and a partial separation to expected mailing fold, otherwise fine condition.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 458
Wednesday, 12th August 2015
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