Although the figures are unidentified, the woman seen in the composition is surely Bertha Alten, the artist's wife. The child remains unidentified.
On the stretcher are two red & white labels. The first, partially torn, is inscribed in pencil "#33/ Garden in Spring with Figures/17 x ??"
The second, also partially torn, reads in ink "Ins 208/17 x 21/G..rden in spring ....th figures."
This painting relates to Bertha Alten Holding her Granddaughter Anita MILF172, also measuring 17" x 21.