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Johann Elias Ridinger, Lion of Light Color
A Lion of Light Color. Un Lion d’une couleur claire

Johann Elias Ridinger, Hare, Buck and Doe
The Hare, a Buck and the Doe reach their Size in the First Year

Johann Elias Ridinger, Pointer before HareJohann Elias Ridinger, Great Pointer at Partridges
Represented surprisingly inadequately in old inventories
Pointers in Action

Johann Elias Ridinger, The Night (with the Violinist)
So goes the violinist :
The Night of the Ridinger of the Netherlandish borrowing from Ostade

Martin Elias Ridinger, Louis of Hesse-Darmstadt
First time :
The equestrian desideratum hurting in many places
Ludovjcus VIII. D. G. Landgravius Hassiæ-D(armstadiæ)

Johann Elias Ridinger, Three Stags Hunted in Serbia
Three princely hunted stags :
In 1728 His Princely Highness Carl Alexander Duke of Wurttemberg
shot this stag No. 1. in a hunt near Jagodin in the kingdom of Serbia

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

Johann Elias Ridinger, Crane of Oldenburg
“The most beautiful horse he had ever laid eyes upon”
The Crane at Oldenburg in East Frisia
Cheval d’Ostfriesland nomé la Grüe
Favorite horse of Count Anthony Günther of Oldenburg

Johann Elias Ridinger, Matthew
In the first state :
The Evangelist S. Matthew
as initial sheet of the completely extremely rare set of the Four Evangelists

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

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)

“ ich habe kuerzlich Ihre web site über die Rugendasfamilie gefunden, welche ich von grosser inhaltlicher Qualität und Interesse finde … ”

(Señ. G. E., 19. Dezember 2003)


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