Berthold Auerbach (1812-1882). Born as Moses Baruch Auerbacher.
German-Jewish author - Deutsch-Judischer autor.
Studied first Jewish theology to become a rabbi but had to break his study after
problems with the law. He wrote books in which the traditional way of life of the farmer became the subject.
His books influenced Balzac and Tolstoi.
Cdv by Hermann Krone, Paris & Dresden. 1860's.
Size ca 2 1/8 x 3 3/8 inches (photo) and 2 3/8 x 3 3/4 inches (mount).
Condition is near excellent.
Original is a bit darker and brown toned (scan shows a bit too grey).
Price € 75