Spring Auction 2019 Sale 75
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(1883 – 1945) German theologian and leading member of the "German Christians" faith movement. In 1933 he was imposed by the Nazi government as Reich Bishop of the German Evangelical Church. Muller sought to combine all 28 separate Protestant regional church bodies into one entity, and allowed the Gestapo to monitor churches and Christian youth groups to consolidate with the Hitler Youth. S.P., 3 1/2" x 5 1/2" b/w, a waist-up view of Muller in vestments with various medals. He signs beneath the image in black ink. Signature a tad light with notable silvering to the emulsion, else very good. The photo is tucked inside the front cover of his book "Der deutsche Volkssoldat" ("The German Citizen-Soldier"), (Berlin: Herbert Stubenrauch Verlagsbuchhandlung), 1940, 158pp. small 8vo., with adhesive residue on the verso of the photo and the front flyleaf indicating that the image was once affixed there. Two pieces.
Current Bidding (Reserve Has Been Met)
Minimum Bid: $100.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $475.00
Estimate: $200 - $300
Auction closed on Wednesday, May 1, 2019.
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