Bust-length portrait in formal attire signed and dated 1892 in purple ink. From the studio of W. Höffert, Berlin-Dresden et al., with decorative studio imprint to lower margin and studio details printed to verso. 168 x109 mm.
Slightly worn and bumped; signature smudged.
Dresden-born Melanie Bauer-Ziech was a prominent harpist of her time. She was the first regular female member of the Dresden Hofkapelle and active both at the opera and on the concert stage. She published a tutor, Harfenschule , published in Leipzig and Vienna, 1912. Item #23733
Price: $125.00 other currencies