Signature: Signed and dated "Wilhelm Geissler/BERLIN/1903" in pen and red ink.
Inscription: Verso: the printed inscription "Postkarte/An" in black ink, and the postage stamp "BERLIN/23.12.03.9 15 V/64", and stamped "FRANCE/Cte B. TYSZKIEWICZ/Paris/2bis, rue Boccador" in purple ink; at lower left, numbered "11." in graphite.
Previously owned by Ruth Blumka; B. Tyszkiewicz (Polish or French (?), lived Paris); Donor: William Rieder
Artist: Caspar David Friedrich (German, Greifswald 1774–1840 Dresden)Date: ca. 1805–6Medium: Sepia colored ink, sepia colored wash, white gouache and graphite on off-white wove paperAccession: 2002.260On view in:Not on view
Artist: Jacob van Ruisdael (Dutch, Haarlem 1628/29–1682 Amsterdam)Date: 1650–55Medium: Black chalk; brush and gray wash; gouache; framing lines in pen and brown ink.Accession: 1995.196On view in:Not on view