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A muzzled hunting dog is sitting next to a dead boar in the forest. Etching by J.E. Ridinger.

Ridinger, Johann Elias, 1698-1767.
Date
1753
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Publication/Creation

A[ugustae] V[indelicorum] [Augsburg] : J.E. Ridinger, 1753.

Physical description

1 print : etching, with engraving ; image 30.6 x 23.3 cm

Lettering

Dieses stumpf-ohrichte Haupt Schwein mit gestutzter Ruthe. J.El. Ridinger del. sculps. et excud. A.V. 1753

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 39311i

Lettering note

Five lines in German describe how Landgraf Ludwig von Hessen Darmstadt had docked the ears of this boar in 1737 and shot it in 1749
Bears number top right : 58
Bears number (in pencil) bottom left : T 300

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Languages

  • German
  • Latin



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