Still lifes or bodegóns with food hanging on strings. Baroque art by Spanish painter Juan Sánchez Cotán, who lived from 1560 to 1627 and was a monk too. Maybe that’s why the fruit is just out of reach.

"Still Life with Fruit and Vegetables." ca. 1602.
“Still Life with Fruit and Vegetables.” ca. 1602. Oil on canvas. Image © Várez Fisa Collection, Madrid. Fair use license. via https://www.guggenheim.org/arts-curriculum/topic/bodegones
"Still Life with Game Fowl,Vegetables and Fruits." 1602.
“Still Life with Game Fowl, Vegetables, and Fruits.” 1602. Oil on canvas. Collection of the Museo del Prado, Madrid. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Still_Life_with_Game_Fowl,Vegetables_and_Fruits,_Prado,_Museum,Madrid,1602,HernaniCollection.jpg
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Still life with Quince, Cabbage, Melon, and Cucumber. ca. 1600. Oil on canvas. Collection of the San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego. Photo credit: The Yorck Project (2002) .In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Fra_Juan_S%C3%A1nchez_Cot%C3%A1n_001.jpg
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Still lifes from the Dutch Golden Age. Martinus Nellius, artist (1621-1719).

Stilleven met fruit, oesters en kreeft (Still life with fruit, oysters and lobster). No date.
Stilleven met fruit, oesters en kreeft (Still life with fruit, oysters and lobster). No date. Oil on canvas. Image © HAMPEL Fine Art Auctions. Fair use license. via https://www.hampel-auctions.com/a/Martinus-Nellius-1621-1706-zug-Nachfolge-des.html?a=108&s=527&id=539399
Still life with fruit. No date.
Still life with fruit. No date. Image ©Mompesson House/The National Trust. Photo © The National Trust. Fair use license. via https://artuk.org/discover/artists/nellius-martinus-16211706
Still life with fruit and a goldfinch. 1712.
Stillleben mit früchten und distelfink (Still life with fruit and a goldfinch). 1712. Oil on panel. Private collection. In the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1924. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Martinus_Nellius_-_Stillleben_mit_Fr%C3%BCchten_und_Distelfink_42330-1.jpg

Flower pictures with the occasional piece of fruit. 19th century. German. Painted by Andreas Theodor Mattenheimer who was born in 1787 and died in 1856.

"Stillleben mit einem Blumenkorb." No date.
“Stillleben mit einem Blumenkorb.” No date. Oil on canvas laid on canvas. Image ©2019 Artnet Worldwide Corporation. Fair use license. via http://www.artnet.com/artists/andreas-theodor-mattenheimer/stillleben-mit-einem-blumenkorb-JeC3viCi4n1kPz0yc4PV3w2
"Blumenstilleben mit pfirsichen und pflaumen." 1831.
“Blumenstilleben mit pfirsichen und pflaumen.” 1831. Image © HAMPEL Fine Art Auctions Munich. Fair use license. via https://www.hampel-auctions.com/a/Theodor-Mattenheimer-1787-Bamberg-1856-Muenchen.html?a=103&s=476&id=531072&g=Gemaelde-19-20-Jhdt
"Roses, a Carnation, Forget-Me-Nots, Violets, Morning Glory, a Passion Flower and a Delphinium in a Glass Vase." 1854.
“Roses, a Carnation, Forget-Me-Nots, Violets, Morning Glory, a Passion Flower and a Delphinium in a Glass Vase.” 1854. Image courtesy Christie’s. In the public domain in the United States because the artist died over 70 years ago. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Roses,_a_Carnation,_Forget-Me-Nots,_Violets…_by_Theodor_Mattenheimer.jpg

Fruit that looks good enough to eat for an eternal orchard wherever you hang them. American. William Mason Brown, painter. Living from 1828 to 1898, he started out with landscapes but switched to fruit.

"Brown peaches." No date.
“Brown peaches.” No date. Oil on canvas. Image ©2019 Artnet Worldwide Corporation. Fair use license. via http://www.artnet.com/artists/william-mason-brown/peaches-zWgmpLmh9JX_sYnlL5Bfmw2
"Strawberries Strewn on a Forest Floor." ca. 1865-1870.
“Strawberries Strewn on a Forest Floor.” ca. 1865-1870. Oil on canvas. Image © 1stdibs, Inc. 2019. Fair use license. via https://www.1stdibs.com/art/paintings/landscape-paintings/william-mason-brown-strawberries-strewn-on-forest-floor/id-a_4656262/
"The  Bounties of Nature." No date.
“The Bounties of Nature.” No date. In the public domain. via https://www.oceansbridge.com/shop/artists/b/bri-buy/brown-william-mason/the-bounties-of-nature

Pictures of flowers to make your boudoir look like a garden whenever you like, even in the darkness of winter. British. Mary Elizabeth Duffield, artist. Living from 1819 to 1914 she painted both fruit and flowers.

"Roses and Jasmine." No date.
“Roses and Jasmine.” No date. Watercolor. Image courtesy Bonhams London. Image © lotsearch.de. Fair use license. via https://www.lotsearch.de/lot/mary-elizabeth-duffield-1819-1914-39848481
Still life of roses. No date.
Still life of roses. No date. Watercolor. Image © 2016 – 2019 The Swan Gallery & SWD, Sherborne. Fair use license. via https://www.swangallery.co.uk/view-item.php?sid=4c4e071fda2cf576be081f32030afdc5&itemid=1000364
"Straw mat covered with fruit and flowers." No date.
“Straw mat covered with fruit and flowers.” No date. Mary Elizabeth Duffield, artist. Image © Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge. Fair use license. via https://www.apollo-magazine.com/flowers-fitz/

Flower pictures by Scottish painter Samuel John Peploe (1871–1935).Post-Impressionist and member of the Scottish Colourists group.

"Still life with Tulips." ca. 1919.
“Still life with Tulips.” ca. 1919. Oil on canvas. Image © CHRISTIE’S 2019. Fair use license. via https://www.christies.com/lotfinder/Lot/samuel-john-peploe-rsa-1871-1935-still-life-6152204-details.aspx
"Flowers and Fruit." Undated.
“Flowers and Fruit.” Undated. In the public domain in the United States because the artist died over 70 years ago. via https://getcustomart.com/products/samuel-john-peploe-flowers-and-fruit
"Still life with Tulips on a Black Background. No date.
“Still life with Tulips on a Black Background.” No date. Oil on canvas. Image © 2019 Lyon & Turnbull. Fair use license. via https://www.lyonandturnbull.com/news-article/focus-scottish-colourists-samuel-john-peploe
"Still Life of Roses and Apples." Early 1920's.
“Still Life of Roses and Apples.” Early 1920’s. Oil on canvas. Image © CHRISTIE’S 2019. Fair use license. via https://www.christies.com/lotfinder/Lot/samuel-john-peploe-rsa-1871-1935-still-life-6175137-details.aspx

Still lifes by Impressionist artist Soren Emil Carlsen. Living from 1853 to 1932, he was born in Denmark but immigrated to the United States at the age of 20 to paint.

"Ruby Reflection." 1895.
“Ruby Reflection.” 1895. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://www.chinaoilpaintinggallery.com/e-emil-carlsen-c-58_71_630/ruby-reflection-p-18137
"Peonies." Undated.
“Peonies.” Undated. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via http://ludwig-mies-vanderrohe.blogspot.com/2012/01/soren-emil-carlsen.html
"Vases and Flowers." ca. 1896.
“Vases and Flowers.” ca 1896. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via http://emilcarlsen.org/portfolio/emil-carlsen-vases-and-flowers-c-1896/