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Johann Elias Ridinger, Lynx getting Wind

Ridinger, Johann Elias (Ulm 1698 – Augsburg 1767). Lying Lynx getting Wind. Surely the red lynx lying excitedly on a rock sensing danger. Etching + engraving. (1740.) Inscribed: J. E. R. inv. fec. et exc. / N. 66., otherwise in German as before. 7⅜ × 5¾ in (18.6 × 14.7 cm).

Thienemann + Schwarz 456. – Sheet 66 (in later edition 62) of the instructive set Design of Several Animals ( “These plates are much wanted and frequently copied”, Th. 1856). – Wide-margined impression of the 1st edition.

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