- Kaulbach, Wilhelm von
- Animals, Narratives
- Wood engraving
- Schnorr von Carolsfeld, Julius
- Portrait (taller)
- The Harold B. Lee Library, the Internet Archive
- Reineke Fuchs
- Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
- Stuttgart: J. G. Cotta’scher Verlag, 1857
- Open Library:
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Reynard has entered a henhouse dressed as a monk and looks humble and steeped in piety as a rooster standing on an overturned basket looks closely at his credentials.
The caption reads in the original German:
Und er zeigte mir an: er sei ein Klausner geworden,
Habe strenge Gelübde getan, die Sünden zu büßen.
The translation provided here is by John Storer Cobb.
Keywords: 1850s, 19th century, bird, black & white, clerical, fox, reading