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Johann Elias Ridinger, Riding School (corner margin block of four)
In a rare corner margin block of four :
The title-sheet of the “New Riding School”
as highest + only colored value within the 1969 series “Horses”
by the Czechoslovakian postal authority

Johann Elias Ridinger, Four Seasons
The Four Seasons

Johann Elias Ridinger, Oryx + Springbok
Well-made Representation of Oryx & Springbok
African Chamois. Bouc bezoardique

Johann Elias Ridinger, The Stags fallen into the Net
“If by the leader some stags confirmed
The Stags fallen into the Net

Johann Elias Ridinger, Guanaco Llama
“A well-done representation”
of the Guanaco
Camel Deer. Chameau=Cerf

Johann Elias Ridinger, S. Jerome
The Jerome “Schwarz 1549”
unmasked as doubtful fellow :
S. Jerome as Hermit with hour-glass + death’s-head,
and with the lion of course

Johann Elias Ridinger, Cythera Lady
On the islands of love :
The Cythera Lady (“Impudent but yet Gallant”)

Johann Elias Ridinger, How the Hares are catched with Nets
“… this kind … is the most pernicious for them …”
How the Hares are catched with Nets

Johann Elias Ridinger, The Par Force Horses are led onto the Rendevous
The Par Force Horses are led onto the Rendevous

Johann Elias Ridinger, Hippocrene
Inspired by Watteau :
The work of self-identification for the minimized Ridinger
The Hippocrene or The Donation of Water

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

Continuously updated , enlarged internet version

(in German)

Also discover Johann Elias Ridinger in

publications  of  the  ridinger  gallery  niemeyer
art-historical lectures and essays