3 - 4 December 2002
Wolfgang Adam Töpfer (early 20th Century)
Comment me trouvez-vous? and Bord de la rivre
The first: signed with initals 'Rd' (lower center) and inscribed 'Comment me trouvez vous?' (lower left); the second: signed 'Topfer' (lower right)
The first: watercolor over pencil, pen and brush with black ink; the second: watercolor and brush with black ink on buff paper
The first: 4 x 5 5/8 in. (10.1 x 14.2 cm.); the second: 10¼ x 15 1/8 in. (26 x 38.3 cm.) (2)
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Maine, Portland Art Museum, November 1991-June 2002 (on extended loan).
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