Lot #6113
Paul Ehrlich Signed Photograph

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Estimate: $1000+

Description

German scientist (1854-1915) who pioneered (and coined the term) chemotherapy and, in his research on a cure for syphilis, developed the 'magic bullet' concept of selectively targeting a disease-causing organism. Ehrlich received the Nobel Prize for Medicine together with Ilya Ilyich Mechnikov in 1908. Vintage matte-finish 3.25 x 5.25 German postcard photo of Ehrlich in a seated profile pose, signed in fountain pen, "P. Ehrlich." In fine condition, with light silvering to the perimeter of the image. Encapsulated in a PSA/DNA authentication holder.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: PSA Encapsulated Autograph Auction
  • Dates: #652 - Ended September 22, 2022