Semi-glossy 4 x 5.6 black and white head and shoulders portrait, signed and inscribed in black felt tip ink, “For John/Thomas Fritsch.”  Very fine condition.  A pencil notation on the reverse side indicates that this autograph was obtained in person in September 1973.  John Verzi collection.  Thomas Fritsch, the son of German actor Willy Fritsch, made his first screen appearance as a teenager and has enjoyed a six-decade career in films, radio, and especially German television, and has won a variety of awards in Germany for his performances.