Johann Elias Ridinger, Badger + Squirrel

Ridinger, Johann Elias (Ulm 1698 – Augsburg 1767). The Badger and the Squirrel, have both 3. to 4. Young Ones, the latter are ready for rutting in the first year. Wild tree and rock scenery. Unused postcard in rotogravure by O. Felsing, Charlottenburg (Berlin). C. 1900/20. 3⅝ × 5⅝ in (9.3 × 14.2 cm).

“ ARTIST POSTCARD after the engraving … ” sheet 29 of the “Study of the Wild Animals” with the verses of Barthold Heinrich Brockes, Thienemann 224.

Offer no. 28,474 | EUR 29. (c. US$ 35.) + shipping

also see Ridinger’s own etching of this sujet

“ I hereby confirm safe receipt of the two dias you so kindly sent us … Thank you so much for your kind help and splendid service ”

(Mrs. M. K., September 16, 2003)


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