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ALMA-TADEMA, Lawrence Sir (1836 - 1912)


Date: 1879

Media: oil on panel

Size: 35.5 x 23.0 cm

Acquired: 1882; Bequest; William Menelaus

Accession Number: NMW A 177

Born and trained in the Netherlands, Alma-Tadema settled in London in 1870. His small highly polished recreations of classical Rome were popular with well-to-do middle class collectors. All are signed and numbered in Roman numerals, this being opus CXXIX (199).

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