Oil/canvas, 28 x 23 cm, lo. ri. sign. E. Jeanmaire, on the reverse long inscription by the artist in remembrance of a day spent with his friend Robert Comtesse, the future president of the Swiss federation and treasurer, dat. 5. august 1883, min. craquelure. - Swiss landscape painter, allthought complete autodidact he won the Calame prize in Geneva in 1871, in 1900 he exhibited at the Paris world"s fair, in 1906 he travelled Italy a. Egypt, in 1912 Scandinavia. - Mus.: Bern, Genf, Neuchatel, Solothurn. - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit.