Still lifes by Austrian artist Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller. Living from 1793 to 1865, he was one of the most important Austrian painters of the Biedermeier period. Studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna and taught there too.

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“The Birthday Table.” 1840. Oil on panel. Collections of the Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Cologne. In the public domain due to age. via https://lyghtmylife.tumblr.com/image/81231206273
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Still life with oysters, fish and exotic fruits. 1842. In the public domain due to age. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Ferdinand_Georg_Waldm%C3%BCller_-_Stillleben_mit_Austern,_Fischen_und_S%C3%BCdfr%C3%BCchten_-_1842.jpg
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Bouquet with silver vessels and an antique vase. 1840. Collections of the Alte Nationalgalerie, Berlin. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 100 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:1840_Waldm%C3%BCller_Blumenstrau%C3%9F_mit_Silbergef%C3%A4%C3%9Fen_und_antiker_Vase_anagoria.JPG

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