Time travel back to the ancient world through Victorian rose colored glasses. Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, painter (1836-1912). Born in the Netherlands and studying art in Belgium he lived and painted in Great Britain after moving there in 1870.

“The Women of Amphissa.” 1887. Dutch. Oil on canvas. Image © Courtesy of Clark Art Institute, Fair use license. via https://www.mutualart.com/Article/Sir-Lawrence-Alma-Tadema-s-Chronicling-o/43B3A682345BCCDC?utm_source=MutualArt+Subscribers&utm_campaign=5f7e0e1952-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_Magazine_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_0a9ce6ca24-5f7e0e1952-447839371
The Roses of Heliogabalus“. 1888. Dutch. Oil on canvas. Collections of the Belvedere Museum. Artwork itself in the public domain. via https://www.artsy.net/artwork/sir-lawrence-alma-tadema-the-roses-of-heliogabalus
“Spring.” 1894. Dutch. Oil on canvas. Collections of the Getty Institute. In the public domain in the United States because the artist died over 100 years ago. via https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/47/Alma_Tadema_Spring.jpg

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