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ALMA-TADEMA, Lawrence Sir (1836 - 1912)
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).