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Alma-Tadema, Lawrence 1836-1912

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Works: 291 works in 468 publications in 6 languages and 5,168 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Art  History  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works  Poetry  Illustrated works  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Correspondent, Honoree, Artist, Other, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Collector, Collaborator, Recipient
Classifications: ND497.A4, 759.2
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Lawrence Alma-Tadema by R. J Barrow( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836-1912) was one of the finest and most distinctive of the Victorian painters. Dutch-born, he moved to London in 1879, and became famous for his depictions of the luxury and decadence of the Roman Empire, with langorous figures set in fabulous marbled interiors or against a backdrop of dazzling blue Mediterranean sea and sky." "In this original and penetrating study, Rosemary Barrow presents an absorbing and often amusing portrait of an exuberant personality who carved out a brillant career for himself at the heart of London's artistic and cultural elite. But above all she subjects the paintings to a fresh and rigorous scrutiny, revealing that Alma-Tadema was a highly knowledgeable student of antiquity, who made effective use of precise literary and archaeological allusions to play a game of interpretation with his viewers. Time and again the seeming innocence of the scenes he depicts is subverted by a mischievously placed inscription or statue, suggesting to the initiated a darker and usually risque meaning." "Like his contemporaries, Alma-Tadema was neglected after his death, but his paintings are once again admired for their beauty and their mastery of light, colour and texture. With its fresh and intriguing new insights into his personality and intentions, this book now provides a challenging reassessment of a major artist."--Jacket
Empires restored, Elysium revisited : the art of Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema by Jennifer Gordon Lovett( Book )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biography and catalogue raisonne of the paintings of Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema by Vern G Swanson( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema : the painter of the Victorian vision of the ancient world by Vern G Swanson( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and Dutch and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beschrijving van leven en werk van de Nederlandse schilder (1836-1912), die sinds 1886 in Engeland werkte en leefde
Lawrence Alma-Tadema by Edmund Swinglehurst( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victorians in togas by Lawrence Alma-Tadema( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems by William Bell Scott( Book )

3 editions published in 1875 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alma-tadema by Russell Ash( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic of kings : stories retold from Firdusi by Firdawsī( Book )

2 editions published between 1882 and 2011 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema by Lawrence Alma-Tadema( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogus bij een tentoonstelling van het werk van de Nederlandse schilder (1836-1912) in Victoriaans Engeland
An exhibition to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the death of Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, 1836-1912 by Daryl Hine( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erkend en miskend : Lourens Alma Tadema (1836-1912) in België en Nederland by Saskia de Bodt( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in Dutch and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eine Frage : Idyll zu einem Gemälde seines Freundes Alma Tadema by Georg Ebers( Book )

7 editions published between 1881 and 1900 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alma Tadema e la nostalgia dell'antico by Eugenia Querci( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems; ballads, studies from nature, sonnets, etc by William Bell Scott( Book )

3 editions published in 1875 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ebers gallery : a series of twenty photo-echings from paintings illustrating the romances of Georg Ebers( Book )

1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawrence Alma Tadema : Spring by Louise Lippincott( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema by Russell Ash( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Alternative Names
Alma Lourens 1836-1912

Alma-Tadema

Alma-Tadema 1836-1912

Alma-Tadema, Laurence.

Alma-Tadema, Laurens.

Alma-Tadema Laurens 1836-1912

Alma-Tadema, Lawrence

Alma Tadema, Lawrence 1836-1912

Alma-Tadema, Lawrence 1836-1912 Sir

Alma-Tadema, Lawrence, Sir

Alma-Tadema, Lawrence, Sir, 1836-1912

Alma Tadema, Lorenz

Alma Tadema Lorenz 1836-1912

Alma-Tadema, Lourens.

Alma-Tadema, Lourens 1836-1912

Alma-Tadema, Sir

Alma-Tadema, Sir Laurence

Alma-Tadema, Sir Lawrence

Laurens Alma Tadema

Laurensi Alma Tadema

Laurentius Alma-Tadema

Lawrence Alma-Tadema

Lawrence Alma-Tadema britischer Maler und Zeichner

Lawrence Alma-Tadema holenderski malarz

Lawrence Alma-Tadema Painter

Lawrence Alma-Tadema peintre, dessinateur, graveur et illustrateur nerlando-britannique

Lawrence Alma-Tadema pittore olandese

Lawrence Alma-Tadema Sir

Tadema, ... Alma 1836-1912

Tadema, Alma Laurens 1836-1912

Tadema, Laurence Alma-.

Tadema, Laurens Alma

Tadema Laurens Alma- 1836-1912

Tadema, Lawrence Alma-.

Tadema Lawrence Alma- 1836-1912

Tadema, Lawrence Alma 1836-1912 Sir

Tadema, Lawrence Alma-, Sir, 1836-1912

Tadema, Lorenz Alma

Tadema Lorenz Alma 1836-1912

Tadema, Lourens Alma

Tadema Lourens Alma 1836-1912

Λώρενς Άλμα - Ταντέμα Ολλανδός ζωγράφος

Альма-Тадема, Лоуренс

Лауренси Алма Тадема

Лоренс Алма-Тадема

Лорънс Алма-Тадема

Лоуренс Альма-Тадема

Лоўрэнс Альма-Тадэма

Լոուրենս Ալմա-Թադեմա

לורנס אלמה-טדמה

لورينس تديما

로렌스 알마타데마

アルマ=タデマ, ローレンス

ローレンス・アルマ=タデマ

勞倫斯阿爾瑪-塔德瑪

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