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Johann Elias Ridinger, English par force and German Hounds

Ridinger, Johann Elias (Ulm 1698 – Augsburg 1767). English par force and German Hounds. The former coupled resting to the right, the latter spotted ones standing to the left. Before big mountain scenery. Etching with engraving. (1738.) Inscribed: J. E. R. f. / N. 5., otherwise in German as above. 7⅜ × 6 in (18.8 × 15.2 cm).

Thienemann + Schwarz 395. – Sheet 5 of the instructive set Design of Several Animals in its first edition with its strong laid paper. – “These plates are much wanted and frequently copied” (Th. 1856). – Margins above & below 6-6.8 cm, laterally 1.8-2.3 cm wide. – At the upper edge still both the two original fine pricks.

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„ das Blatt (Ridinger, Th. 288) ist heute wohlbehalten -perfekt verpackt- eingetroffen … “

(Herr K.-H. K., 3. Januar 2013)

 

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