Artist Johann Elias Ridinger, German, 1698-1769
Title
  • Two Bison
Date between 1738 and 1740
Medium pen and sanguine ink on dark yellow laid paper coated on both sides with a transparent substance of undetermined composition
Dimensions Sheet: 12 3/8 × 10 7/8 inches (31.4 × 27.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Octavia W. Bates Fund
Accession Number 34.136
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in pen and black ink, lower right, verso: J. E. Ridinger (Hamburg - Weigel)
E. Parsons & Sons (London, England);
1934-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Uhr, Horst. German Drawings and Watercolors. New York, 1987, pp. 34-35, no. 11 (ill.).