Artist Johann Elias Ridinger, German, 1698-1769
  • Lion Holding Court
Date 18th century
Medium etching and engraving printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 12 3/8 × 10 inches (31.4 × 25.4 cm)
Sheet: 16 1/4 × 13 inches (41.3 × 33 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1012
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, below image, lower right: J. El. Ridinger inv. del. sc. & exc. Aug. Vind.
Inscriptions Inscribed, in black ink, lower left edge of sheet: No. 1012. The Lion holding court. By - John Elias Ridinger.
1886, Bangs sale.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)