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Johann Elias Ridinger, RhinocerosJohann Elias Ridinger, Trained ElephantJohann Elias Ridinger, The Kranich at Oldenburg
Grandeur to grandeur — an all round absolutely unrivaled copy
Representations des Animaux
selon leur grande varieté et leurs belle couleurs suivant des desseins originels

First complete edition in contemporary full-leather binding

Johann Elias Ridinger, Trace of a Chamois
Uniquely royal
Trace of a Chamois

Johann Elias Ridinger, Crucifixion
First time
Before the background of
what makes for Jerusalem’s Immortalness
In manus tuas commendo Spiritum meum

Johann Elias Ridinger, The Stags fallen into the Net
“If by the leader some stags confirmed
The Stags fallen into the Net

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, Alexander the Great's first Passage of the Tigris
First time :
The  second  of  the  Alexander  plates
with  again  the  boar  hound  as  trademark :
Alexander the Great’s First Passage of the Tigris

Johann Elias Ridinger, Saint Jerome
First time
Patron also against eye-disease
S. Jerome as Cardinal
and with the lion of course

Johann Elias Ridinger, Daniel in the Den of Lions
One of the largest Ridinger drawings :
Daniel in the Den of Lions
as symbolic parable for the Israelites

Johann Elias Ridinger, White Fox in Öhringen
A Rare Good Sport of the Count of Hohenlohe-Öhringen :
Anno 1720. His Excellency the Count of Ohringen himself
has shot this entirely white fox close to Ohrenthal

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

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