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Johann Elias Ridinger, Turkish Horse Finery
Hippological splendor of the Orient
Turkish Horse Finery

Ridinger, Stalk the High Game by sneaking on the Pasture
“He even shall take off the Shoes”
How the High Game is stalked by sneaking on the Pasture

Johann Elias Ridinger, Pursued StagsJohann Elias Ridinger, Pursued Stags
The Stags from Lake Walenstadt in Switzerland :
The Pursued Stags

Johann Elias Ridinger, Departure for Hunting
Departure for Hunting
The opening sheet to as well early as rarest set
whose “Report of the Dog Handler to the ‘Maître D’Équipage’”
served for the décor of a Meissen vase by Johann Joachim Kaendler

Johann Elias Ridinger, How the Partridges are captured with the Net
Instructive representation of partridge catching :
How the Partridges are captured with the Net

Johann Elias Ridinger, Figures from the Ancient AgeJohann Elias Ridinger, Figures from the Ancient Age
“In Salvator Rosa’s manner”
Diverse Presentations of some Figures from the Ancient Age suitable for History

Johann Elias Ridinger, Four Seasons
The Four Seasons

Walther von Lüttwitz, Autograph Letter concerning Ridinger prints
Had the two Ridingers sent to him first :
General von Lüttwitz in a letter
four weeks before leading the Kapp Putsch/Kapp-Lüttwitz Putsch

Johann Elias Ridinger, Boars of 6 to 7 and more Years
Boars of 6. to 7. and more Years one calls Main Boars
their size one knows by the trees at which the marsh thistle stands,
yet their age at the defense which is quite blunt and thick

Johann Elias Ridinger, Gamba Player
In this rich version an almost-unicum :
The Gamba Player based on a detail by Watteau

to the catalog …

The Art Historical Contribution here to the Ridinger Ceremonial Act
at the University for Technology in Dresden

Continuously updated , enlarged internet version

(in German)

„ herzlichen Dank für die rasche und ausführliche Behandlung meiner Anfrage. Ich bestelle hiermit beide o. a. Gebote … bin ich auch mit Vorauszahlung einverstanden “

(Frau R. R., 20. November 2002)


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