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Lions

A big lion standing in the middle, two younger male lions lying lazy behind him and a lioness playing with her cub to his left. At the bottom of the sheet, depictions of various lion tracks and claws.

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. 193

€ 700,-