Johann Elias Ridinger (Ulm 1698 – Augsburg 1767). La Chasse d’un Taison dans sons trou. How to catch the Badger in its Earth with the Hood. In the center of a rocky forest part hunter with double rope and the badger approaching the hood before its earth. Etching & engraving. (1729.) Inscribed: Avec privil. de Sa Maj. Imperiale / Ioh. Elias Ridinger invent. pinxit. Sculps. et excudit Aug.Vind., otherwise as above and with German-French didactic text. 13¼ × 16⅜ in (33.5 × 41.5 cm).

Thienemann + Schwarz 43. – From the unnumbered early 36-sheet Princes’ Pleasure , listed by literature as its 31st sheet. – Margins 2.9-4.4 cm wide. – Impression of final beauty as in such quality of utmost rarity since old.

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