1 April 2008
Circle of Franz Werner von Tamm (Hamburg 1658-1724 Vienna)
A hunting dog surrounded by game outside a cabin in a landscape
oil on canvas, unframed
95.3 x 126.4 cm.
Gartenpalais, Vienna, before 1945.
Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1974.
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