Ridinger, Johann Elias (Ulm 1698 – Augsburg 1767). Half cheerfully straight ahead. A demi allegre sur la ligne. Piebald on the hind legs before a wall. Beyond trees and column of water. Etching with engraving. (1760.) Inscribed: J. E. R. / No. 35., otherwise in German-French as above. 7⅞ × 5½ in (20.1 × 14 cm).

Thienemann + Schwarz 681. – Presentation and Description of those School and Campaign Horses after their Lessons XXXV. – Late impression on fine, though strong paper with white margin of 0.7-1.7 cm all around of the platemark. – Ca. 2.5 cm long break of the upper platemark backed acid-freely. Small tear-off in upper left corner in the white margin, both upper corners feebly browned there from former mounting. – Explained within the text part as following:

« A moitié alerte est quand le cheval se leve avec vitesse tems sur tems.

On reconnoit par là

Johann Elias Ridinger, Half cheerfully straight ahead

si le cheval est asséz bien dressé. »

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