« Many times the drawing presents the finest opportunity
to value a master’s artistic greatness properly. »

Herbert Girardet in Horst Vey,
(Herbert Girardet Collection – Dutch and Flemish Masters),
catalog of the exhibition Cologne & Rotterdam 1970, pp. 8 f.



Sketches — Illustration Designs

from 5 Centuries

Johann Elias Ridinger, Upper Horse Jaw
Intimate Cabinet Drawing of the Jolles Collection :
Johann Elias Ridinger
An Old Horse’s Upper Jaw-Bone as seen from Below

“ I have received the copy of Schoenberg’s Harmonielehre … I am very pleased with it. Thank you very much for your help ”

(Mrs. C. C., March 7, 2003)