TAMM, Franz Werner von
(b. 1658, Hamburg, d. 1724, Wien)
Flowers, Fruit, and Poultry1707
Oil on canvas, 104 x 211 cm
Liechtenstein Museum, Vienna
Still-life was a suitable subject for sophisticated decorative serial paintings. Tamm's Flowers, Fruit, and Poultry is an example of this genre. Tamm completed several commissions for entire series of such still-life for decorating the walls of princely palaces.