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[al-muh-tad-uh-muh] /ˌæl məˈtæd ə mə/
Sir Lawrence, 1836–1912, English painter, born in the Netherlands. Unabridged
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  • The kind of bench which Alma-Tadema usually fills with diaphanous maidens.

    The Lure of the Mask Harold MacGrath
  • Then, Mr. Alma-Tadema, he has not turned his back on the glorious Antique.

    Old Friends Andrew Lang
  • They needed no scenery by Alma-Tadema to make them think themselves in Rome.

    The Theory of the Theatre Clayton Hamilton
  • Mr. Alma-Tadema apparently drew the fine leaden oleander tub in his picture from these coffins, and it makes a perfect flower-pot.

    Leadwork W. R. Lethaby
  • Alma-Tadema exhibits in the English gallery, and his contribution has raised the average of that section by a good third.

  • Naturally an artist playing at Alma-Tadema's home for the first time could not help speculating as to his chances.

    Violin Mastery Frederick H. Martens
British Dictionary definitions for Alma-Tadema


Sir Lawrence. 1836–1912, Dutch-English painter of studies of Greek and Roman life
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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