6 April 100 Years Ago

the Declaration of War by the USA on the German Reich
ringed in the Twilight of William II

Johann Elias Ridinger, The Promnitz Tiger Horse

after at the Count of Promnitz-Pless’ as temporary Headquarter
of the three essential decisions made there

the Declaration of Unrestricted Submarine Warfare

was the most momentous one , viz led to 6 April 1917.

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10 April 250 Years Ago

culminated the life

Dedié à Monsieur Jean Elie Ridinger

“ … of one of the most excellent
German graphic artists of the XVIII century … ”

Alojzy Oborny ,
Director of the National Museum at Kielce ,
in the noble Polish-German exhibition catalog
to the great
Polish Ridinger touring exhibition 1997/98

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„ die Sendung ist unversehrt … angekommen, vielen Dank. Alle Blätter finden unsere Zustimmung, wir möchten alle erwerben. Ich habe die Rechnung bereits auf den Verwaltungsweg gegeben … “

(Herr R. G., 21. Dezember 2011)