Ridinger: Bears
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At a mountain grotto, a bear family is feeding on a hunted deer. At the bottom of the sheet, depictions of various bear tracks.

Copper engraving and design by Johann Elias Ridinger, early impression, from „Vorstellung der wilden Tiere - Gruendliche Beschreibung und Vorstellung der wilden Thiere nach ihrer Natur, Geschlecht, Alter und Spur.“  Augsburg c. 1733.

Large folio, sheet size: 65 x 50 cm

Very good impression and condition, full margins.

Ref.: Thienemann Nr. 191

€ 750,-