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Johann Elias Ridinger, World WorldJohann Elias Ridinger, Night Owls
World World — Oh Oh

Johann Elias Ridinger, To whistle the Roe!
Not executed in print :
To whistle the Roe! or How the Roes are shot on the Call

Johann Elias Ridinger, Hare with Rare Teeth
This Hare with indicated rare Teeth has been shot … 4 Hours from Darmstadt Oct. 25, 1753
The original printing plate for Th. 306

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, Daniel in the Den of Lions
One of the largest Ridinger drawings :
Daniel in the Den of Lions
as symbolic parable for the Israelites

Johann Elias Ridinger, Neglected Household
Just outwardly harmless-charming :
The Neglected Household underlayed by symbols of vanity

Johann Elias Ridinger, Cautious Prudence overcomes Malice
Cautious Prudence overcomes Malice!

Johann Elias Ridinger, Saint Jerome
First time
Patron also against eye-disease
S. Jerome as Cardinal
and with the lion of course

Johann Elias Ridinger, The Par Force Hunting of a Stag and how He is killed
“Each piece of this magnificent, wild group executed excellently,
so that one cannot admire this masterpiece enough”
Here now in its most elitist, worldwide unique state
The Par Force Hunting of a Stag and how He is killed.
The original printing plate for Th. 67

Johann Elias Ridinger, The Surrounded Hunt
The as instructive as painterly sheet
The Surrounded Hunt

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)

“ I purchased this set (Leonardo’s Anatomical Studies) from you at the beginning of this year (recte already in 2011). The books are one of my prized possessions … and thank you again for being a part of this special section of my library … ”

(Mr. M. W., December 19, 2012)


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