Finsen, Niels

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  • Niels Ryberg Finsen autograph
  • Niels Ryberg Finsen autograph

Finsen, Niels

SKU:6028181

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Autograph letter signed

CHF1,250.00

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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.

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SKU 6028181
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 !