Artist Johann Elias Ridinger, German, 1698-1769
Artist after Charles Francois Hutin, French, 1715-1776
Artist after Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish, 1577-1640
  • The Lion Hunt
Date 18th Century
Medium Engraving printed in black on laid paper
Dimensions plate: 13 x 19 3/8 in.
33.0 x 49.2 cm
sheet: 27 1/2 x 21 in.
69.8 x 53.3 cm
Credit Line Gift of Bela Hubbard, 1892
Accession Number 1991.54
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions In plate, lower left: C. Hutin del.; lower right: J. E. Ridinger Sculps.; lower left of the bottom margin: Quadro di P.P. Rubens. / dalla Galleria Reale di Dresda. / Alto piedi 7. oncie 4. Largo piedi 13. oncie 5.; lower right of the bottom margin: Tableau de P. P. Rubens. / de la Galerie Roiale de Dresde. / Haut 7. pieds 4. pouces Largo 13. pieds 5. pouces.; lower right: No: 46; in black ink, below Ridinger's name: 1695-1769; after Ruben's name, lower right: 1577-1640; within the plate mark, lower left: Lion hunt; lower right: Tigers with little ones.; lower right corner: Gift of Bela Hubbard. / 1892.; in pencil, lower right corner: 62
Woermann, Karl, CATALOGUE OF THE ROYAL PICTURE GALLERY IN DRESDEN: Dresden: Wilhelm Hoffmann's Fine Art Works, 1899, p 318.