Autograph letter signed, one page, 5 x 7,25 inch, 5.11.1903*, in Danish, untranslated, to Frederik Raben-Levetzau (1850-1933, Danish diplomat and foreign minister), written and signed in black ink "Niels R. Finsen", attractively mounted (removable) for display with a photograph, shows Niels Ryberg Finsen seated in a chair (altogether 11,75 x 8,25 inch), with a central horizontal letter fold and very mild signs of wear to the edges - in fine to very fine condition. * Finsen won the Nobel Prize in Physiology in 1903 for his work on phototherapy.
|Profession||Faroese-Danish physician and scientist of Icelandic descent - he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine and Physiology in 1903|
|Year of birth||1860|
|year of death||1904|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||5 x 7,25 (altogether 8,25 x 11,75)|
|Condition||fine to very fine|
|Type of Autograph||letters|
|Expert comment||rare !|