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Johann Elias Ridinger, Holy Family
In undescribed variant :
The Holy Family with Child St. John

Johann Elias Ridinger, Departure for Hunting
Departure for Hunting
The opening sheet to as well early as rarest set
whose “Report of the Dog Handler to the ‘Maître D’Équipage’”
served for the décor of a Meissen vase by Johann Joachim Kaendler

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, Ibex
Model for Tiepolo’s Œuvre,
here in addition in early impression before the number as unknown to literature
The Ibex they have only 1. occasionally 2. young ones,
reach their complete size only in the 4th or 5th Year and grow very old

Ridinger, Stag before Hohenneuffen Castle
“… with heavily jagged palms”
This Stag His Princely Serene Highness Carl Alexander Duke of Wurttemberg has shot himself, In the Year 1735. the 22nd Aug. in the Vorhalden Frickenhauser Huth Kirchheim Forest

Johann Elias Ridinger, A Stag of 8 Points
A Stag of 8. Points, which walks quite confidentially

Johann Elias Ridinger, Big Five
The century’s graphic oriflamme for freedom
in sceneries of wild beauty
Fights of Killing Animals / The Big Five

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

Johann Elias Ridinger, Figures from the Ancient AgeJohann Elias Ridinger, Figures from the Ancient Age
“In Salvator Rosa’s manner”
Diverse Presentations of some Figures from the Ancient Age suitable for History

Johann Heinrich Roos, Animal Pieces
Belonging to the earliest works etched by himself :
Animal Pieces. Set of 6 leaves after Johann Heinrich Roos

to the catalog …

“ Many years ago I bought from you the print/litho from Mourot ‘Sophia....’ We are still very happy with this acquisition. For my collection and family history/genealogy I am looking for some very special prints … ”

(Mijnheer P. van de W., May 19, 2012)


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