Johann Elias Ridinger, Mule in Full Dress

Ridinger, Johann Elias (Ulm 1698 – Augsburg 1767). Mule in Full Dress from the Side. As precious as the harness the cover of the load, too. Etching + engraving. (1754.) Inscribed: J. E. R. fec. / No. 28., title in German as above. 7½ × 5⅝ in (19.1 × 14.3 cm).

Thienemann + Schwarz 508. – Sheet 28 from Design of Several Horses … Mules and Donkeys as parts VI/VII of the instructive set Design of Several Animals ( “These plates are much wanted and frequently copied”, Th. 1856). – Marvelous wide-margined impression of the 1st edition.

Offer no. 7,343 / EUR  197. (c. US$ 238.) + shipping

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