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Lawrence Alma-Tadema a sketch of his life and work. by F G. Stephens

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Published by Berlin Photographic Co in London .
Written in English

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  • Alma-Tadema, Lawrence.

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Open LibraryOL13681912M

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Lawrence Alma-Tadema book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema () was one of the finest and most /5(1). Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Lawrence Alma-Tadema’s paintings were immensely popular among his contemporaries, and have since enchanted a wide audience through the medium of cinema. Anyone who has ever enjoyed the great epic films of antiquity—from Italian silent classics to Ridley Scott’s Gladiator —will instantly recognize their origins in sets and costumes Alma Pages:   Lawrence Alma-Tadema was born in the Netherlands but spent most of his adult life in England, becoming a member of the Royal Academy and later gaining a knighthood. He was the quintessential Classicist painter, taking many of his themes from Greek and Roman Mythology. His work has a rich dream-like quality which is well illustrated in this book/5(8).

The Estate of Sir Lawrence Alma Tadema and their presence hold all necessary copyrights and licences for all of his paintings and other works. All Sir Lawrence Alma Tadema prints, paintings and photos included in are provided as an affiliate to who hold necessary permissions. Lawrence Alma-Tadema is one of the most highly renowned romantic artists of late 19th century Britain. He was born in the Netherlands as Laurens Tadema, to the family of the town notary. Later, as he tried to make his niche in the art world, he changed the spelling of his first name to the more English “Lawrence,” and included his middle Birth place: Dronrijp, Netherlands.   This important re-evaluation of the Dutch- born painter Lawrence Alma-Tadema traces his personal and artistic journey towards international fame and success in London and investigates how this exceptionally creative artist used his own houses and studios as laboratories to produce vivid paintings of life in ancient Greece, Rome, and : Prestel Publishing.   Lawrence Alma -Tadema book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. - Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema () was one of the finest a /5(2).