Johann Elias Ridinger, Sledge Horse

Ridinger, Johann Elias (Ulm 1698 – Augsburg 1767). A Sledge-Horse with Little Bells. To the right with rich decorated blanket, collar decorated with putti, and tuft of feathers. In the background a farm snowed in. Etching with engraving. (1755.) Inscribed: J. E. R. fec. / No. 13., title in German as before. 7⅞ × 6 in (19.9 × 15.1 cm).

Thienemann + Schwarz 493. – Sheet 13 from Design of Several Horses as part VI of the instructive set Design of Several Animals ( “These plates are much wanted and frequently copied”, Th. 1856). – Wonderful impression of the 1st edition with wide margins.

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