Paula RÖSLER (Schlierbach 1875 - Wurmsdorf 1941)
Recto: Wildflowers and a Grasshopper Verso: Studies of Plants Sold
Gouache, watercolour and pencil on vellum, with framing lines in green watercolour. The verso in pencil with touches of red and green watercolour. Signed with the artist’s monogram PR at the upper left. Inscribed (with mounting and framing instructions?) on the verso.422 x 350 mm. (16 5/8 x 13 3/4 in.)ACQUIRED BY THE MINNEAPOLIS INSTITUTE OF ARTS.ENQUIRE
A comparable, slightly larger drawing of wildflowers by the artist, but drawn on paper rather than vellum, was recently on the art market in Germany.