Sir Lawrence,1836–1912, English painter, born in the Netherlands. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of alma-tadema

  • 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.

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


    W. R. Lethaby

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

British Dictionary definitions for alma-tadema



Sir Lawrence. 1836–1912, Dutch-English painter of studies of Greek and Roman life
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