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Johann Elias Ridinger, Stalking Stags in a Deer Park
Missing in Helbing’s gigantic offer of 1900 :
How the Deer are stalked in a Deer Park

Johann Elias Ridinger, Sledge-Horse
A Sledge-Horse with Little Bells

Johann Elias Ridinger, S. Cæcilia
Contemporarily Handel composed
Dryden’s Famous Odes for St. Cecilia :
S. Cæcilia, Patroness of Music
Here with the harp as rarer attribute

Johann Elias Ridinger, Rule of Death
First time
The  terrific  finale
Ridinger’s no frills fantastic main sheet :
Omnia Mihi Subdita / The Rule of Death
in the 2nd state of the first version, Th.-St. 1427

Johann Elias Ridinger, This Very Rare White Badger
Ridinger’s salutatory work to the Treaty of Hubertusburg 1763
This very rare white badger
which was speckled with yellow reddish and dark chestnut spots
has been dug out and hounded in the park at St. Hubertusburg (near Leipsic)
the 5th 9bris in the year of 1724

Johann Elias Ridinger, Saint Catharine
Patroness of philosophers :
Saint Catherine of Alexandria

Johann Elias Ridinger, Francis of Assisi
First time
Undescribed variant of Francis of Assisi of Th. 1288 :
S. Franciscus Seraphicus

Johann Elias Ridinger, Ibex
“The strongest jumper”
Ibex. Le Bouquetin

Johann Elias Ridinger, Trace of a Chamois
Uniquely royal
Trace of a Chamois

Johann Elias Ridinger, Stag of 24 Points
A Stag of 24 points in his lair in the rest

to the catalog …

The Art Historical Contribution here to the Ridinger Ceremonial Act
at the University for Technology in Dresden

Continuously updated , enlarged internet version

(in German)

„ vielen Dank für Ihre Sendung (Würbs, Halle/Saale, von Presslers Garten aus gesehen). Damit war Weihnachten ein voller Erfolg … “

(Frau M. R., 25. Dezember 2011)


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