Portrait of Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema

Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema Painting Reproductions 6 of 8

1836-1912

Dutch Romanticism Painter

Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836-1912) was a Dutch-born painter who became one of the most successful artists of the Victorian era in Britain. His work is known for its vivid colors, attention to detail, and depictions of scenes from ancient Roman and Greek history.

Alma-Tadema was born in Dronrijp, a village in the Netherlands, on January 8, 1836. His father was a notary and his mother was an amateur artist. As a child, Alma-Tadema showed a talent for drawing and painting, and at the age of 16, he began studying at the Academy of Antwerp in Belgium.

After completing his studies, Alma-Tadema moved to London in 1860. He quickly gained a reputation as a skilled painter and began to receive commissions from wealthy patrons. His first major success came in 1865 with the painting "The Education of the Children of Clovis," which depicted a scene from early medieval France.

Throughout the 1860s and 1870s, Alma-Tadema continued to produce historical and mythological paintings, often based on scenes from ancient Rome and Greece. His attention to detail and accuracy in portraying the clothing, architecture, and customs of these ancient societies was unmatched, and his work became highly sought after by collectors.

In 1871, Alma-Tadema married Laura Theresa Epps, an artist in her own right. The couple had three children, and Laura became a frequent model for her husband's paintings.

In 1873, Alma-Tadema became a naturalized British citizen. He was knighted in 1899, and in 1905, he was awarded the Order of Merit, one of the highest honors in Britain.

Alma-Tadema's success continued into the early 20th century, but his style of painting fell out of favor with the rise of modernism. He died on June 25, 1912, in Wiesbaden, Germany, while on a trip with his wife.

Today, Alma-Tadema's work can be found in major museums and collections around the world, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the Tate Gallery in London, and the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. His paintings continue to be admired for their beauty, technical skill, and historical accuracy.

181 Alma-Tadema Paintings

An Apodyterium, 1886 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

An Apodyterium 1886

Oil Painting
$1685
Canvas Print
$55.12
SKU: ATL-6003
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 45.3 x 61 cm
Private Collection

A Balneator, 1877 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

A Balneator 1877

Oil Painting
$1047
Paper Art Print
$47.04
SKU: ATL-6004
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 36.5 x 26.5 cm
Private Collection

The Way to the Temple, 1882 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

The Way to the Temple 1882

Oil Painting
$2019
Canvas Print
$49.39
SKU: ATL-6005
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 101.5 x 53.5 cm
Royal Academy of Arts, London, United Kingdom

Pleading, 1876 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

Pleading 1876

Oil Painting
$1261
Canvas Print
$49.39
SKU: ATL-6006
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 21.5 x 33.5 cm
Guildhall Art Gallery, London, United Kingdom

Xanthe and Phaon, 1883 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

Xanthe and Phaon 1883

Oil Painting
$1065
Paper Art Print
$47.04
SKU: ATL-6007
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 45.1 x 32.4 cm
The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, USA

After the Audience, 1879 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

After the Audience 1879

Oil Painting
$2404
Canvas Print
$49.39
SKU: ATL-6008
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 91.4 x 66 cm
Private Collection

The Picture Gallery, 1874 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

The Picture Gallery 1874

Oil Painting
$2494
Canvas Print
$49.39
SKU: ATL-6009
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 219.7 x 166 cm
Towneley Hall Art Gallery and Museum, Burnley, United Kingdom

Fishing (Roman Fisher Girl), 1873 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

Fishing (Roman Fisher Girl) 1873

Oil Painting
$860
Canvas Print
$49.39
SKU: ATL-6010
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 19 x 40.6 cm
Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany

This is our Corner (Portrait of Anna and Laurense Alma-Tadema), 1873 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

This is our Corner (Portrait of Anna and Laurense ... 1873

Oil Painting
$1345
Canvas Print
$49.39
SKU: ATL-6011
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 56.5 x 47 cm
Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Sunshine (Portrait of Laura Alma-Tadema), 1900 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

Sunshine (Portrait of Laura Alma-Tadema) 1900

Oil Painting
$1122
Canvas Print
$49.39
SKU: ATL-6012
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 62 x 40 cm
Private Collection

A Private Celebration (Bacchanale), 1871 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

A Private Celebration (Bacchanale) 1871

Oil Painting
$3061
Canvas Print
$49.39
SKU: ATL-6013
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 42.1 x 82.5 cm
Private Collection

A Roman Art Lover, 1870 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

A Roman Art Lover 1870

Oil Painting
$3568
Canvas Print
$49.39
SKU: ATL-6014
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 73.5 x 101.6 cm
Milwaukee Art Museum, Wisconsin, USA

The Siesta, 1868 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

The Siesta 1868

Oil Painting
$4226
Canvas Print
$49.39
SKU: ATL-6015
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 130 x 360 cm
Prado Museum, Madrid, Spain

A Roman Flower Market, 1868 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

A Roman Flower Market 1868

Oil Painting
$2246
Canvas Print
$49.39
SKU: ATL-6016
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 42 x 58 cm
Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, United Kingdom

A Roman Art Lover, 1868 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

A Roman Art Lover 1868

Oil Painting
$3080
Canvas Print
$50.90
SKU: ATL-6017
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 53.3 x 80 cm
Yale University Art Gallery, Connecticut, USA

A Collector of Pictures at the Time of Augustus, 1867 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

A Collector of Pictures at the Time of Augustus 1867

Oil Painting
$2653
Canvas Print
$57.02
SKU: ATL-6018
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 71 x 46.4 cm
Private Collection

An Exedra, 1869 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

An Exedra 1869

Oil Painting
$1548
Canvas Print
$49.39
SKU: ATL-6019
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 38 x 59.8 cm
Private Collection

Catullus at Lesbia's, 1865 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

Catullus at Lesbia's 1865

Oil Painting
$1829
SKU: ATL-6020
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 39.5 x 54.5 cm
Private Collection

Egyptian Chess Players, 1865 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

Egyptian Chess Players 1865

Oil Painting
$1744
Canvas Print
$52.94
SKU: ATL-6021
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 39.8 x 55.8 cm
Private Collection

Pastimes in Ancient Egypt 3000 Years Ago, 1863 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

Pastimes in Ancient Egypt 3000 Years Ago 1863

Oil Painting
$2989
Canvas Print
$49.39
SKU: ATL-6022
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 99.1 x 135.8 cm
Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston, United Kingdom

Leaving Church in the Fifteenth Century, 1864 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

Leaving Church in the Fifteenth Century 1864

Oil Painting
$2722
Canvas Print
$49.39
SKU: ATL-6023
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 57.1 x 39.4 cm
Private Collection

My Studio, 1867 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

My Studio 1867

Oil Painting
$1320
Canvas Print
$56.26
SKU: ATL-6024
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 42.1 x 54 cm
Groninger Museum, Groningen, Netherlands

The Education of the Children of Clovis, 1861 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

The Education of the Children of Clovis 1861

Oil Painting
$3839
Canvas Print
$54.44
SKU: ATL-6025
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 129.5 x 177.8 cm
Private Collection

Self Portrait, 1852 by Alma-Tadema | Painting Reproduction

Self Portrait 1852

Oil Painting
$1261
Canvas Print
$49.39
SKU: ATL-6026
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
Original Size: 56 x 48.3 cm
Fries Museum, Leeuwarden, Netherlands

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