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Johann Elias Ridinger, Chameleons
Presumably one and only represention of chameleons in Ridinger’s œuvre
That God is very marvelous in all his works the chameleon shows …

Johann Elias Ridinger, How the Wolf is brought onto the Disk
When wolves found themselves still taken seriously
How the Wolf is brought onto the disc by the Duck and catched in the Pit

Johann Elias Ridinger, FountainsJohann Elias Ridinger, Fountains
First time
Complete as in individual sheets “very/exceedingly” rare of old
Ridinger’s  set  of  the  Fountains
in the copy Counts Faber-Castell

Johann Elias Ridinger, Smell
“Yet the Rose keeps in Dispute always the Special Price”
The Smell. / Odoratus.

Johann Elias Ridinger, Crane of Oldenburg
“The most beautiful horse he had ever laid eyes upon”
The Crane at Oldenburg in East Frisia
Cheval d’Ostfriesland nomé la Grüe
Favorite horse of Count Anthony Günther of Oldenburg

Ridinger, Shooting Cabin at Bear Garden
Dramatic & rare
The Elevated Shooting Cabin at a Bear Garden

Johann Elias Ridinger, Saint Barbara
Protection from the stroke from the blue sky :
Saint Barbara
Patroness of miners, metallurgical people + tunnel constructors,
gunners + mariners, alchemists, apothecaries + surgeons

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

Johann Elias Ridinger, Full capriole straight ahead
Full capriole straight ahead

Johann Elias Ridinger, The Relays are set out by the Commander of the Hunt
Ridinger-Par Force Hunt Etching as Oil Painting by Georg Adam Eger or his Circle :
The Relays are set out by the Commander of the Hunt
Executed as oil painting in the colors of Hesse-Darmstadt

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