Signed Silhouette 'Naked Girl and Peacock Feather' German Postcard.
Entitled 'Die shattenbilder sind such als Kunstblatter' (A Silhouette Work on Paper), this beautiful early postcard is from the German magazine Jugend (Art Nouveau). It is by German Symbolist Karl Wilhelm Deiffenbach (1851-1913) and captioned 'Deiffenbach: Gottle. Jugend 11. Bl.38'
It depicts a delightful Art Nouveau stylized Peacock feather on which is gently perched a naked long haired maiden in complete silhouette.
A wonderful and unique rendering in black and white, it is signed by the artist bottom centre.
Postally un-used it is clean verso and issued by Druck und Verlag von BG Taubener Copyright 1911.
With a couple of minor age soils on the front it is in very good Antique condition.
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