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Six bears in an underground cave. Etching by J.E. Ridinger.

  • Ridinger, Johann Elias, 1698-1767.
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39332i
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Publication/Creation

Aug[ustae] Vind[elicorum] [Augsburg] : J.E. Ridinger.

Physical description

1 print : etching, with engraving ; image 27.2 x 40.6 cm

Lettering

Die Bären haben zwey, selten 3. Iungen,...les ours ont 2. rarement 3.petis,...ursi duos raro tres catulos pariunt;...Cum priv. sac. caes. majest. I.El. Ridinger invent. delin. sculps. et excud. Aug. Vind.

Lettering note

Lettering continues in German, Latin and French and ends in sixteen lines of poetry in German describing the bears
Bears number top right : 31
Bears number (in pencil) bottom left:T 226

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 39332i

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Languages

  • German
  • Latin
  • French

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