Cream of the Day

Johann Elias Ridinger, S. Jerome
The Jerome “Schwarz 1549”
unmasked as doubtful fellow :
S. Jerome as Hermit with hour-glass + death’s-head,
and with the lion of course

Johann Elias Ridinger, The Par Force Hunt
The as classical as painterly sujet
The Par Force Hunt

Johann Elias Ridinger, Big Five
The century’s graphic oriflamme for freedom
in sceneries of wild beauty
Fights of Killing Animals / The Big Five

Johann Elias Ridinger, American Bison
“… the domestic animal of the American Indians so to speak”
An American Bison as he fights off the attacking Bears

Johann Elias Ridinger, Trace of a Beaver
Trace of a Beaver

Johann Elias Ridinger, Happy Shepherd's Life
A Trouvaille after Boucher :
The Happy Shepherd’s Life in wonderfully large leaf

Johann Jacob Ridinger, Many Lynxes are the Deer's Death
By the hand of Johann Jacob ?
Many Lynxes are the Deer’s Death
Swell Ridingerianum — by each fresh look more fascinating

Johann Elias Ridinger, How the Roes are catched in Nets
The as constructive as painterly sheet
How the Roes are catched in Nets

Johann Elias Ridinger, Lying in wait for Hares and How They are driven by the Stoberhund
Still without the 3rd hare :
Lying in wait for Hares and How They are driven by the Stoberhund
Traced & ruddled preparatory drawing in reverse for Th. 45
from the Dr. Edward Peart Collection

Johann Elias Ridinger, Hare, Buck and Doe
The Hare, a Buck and the Doe reach their Size in the First Year

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

Continuously updated , enlarged internet version

(in German)

Also discover Johann Elias Ridinger in

publications  of  the  ridinger  gallery  niemeyer
art-historical lectures and essays