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Eye Candy for Today: Alma-Tadema scene

Twixt Venus and Bacchus, Lawrence Alma-Tadema
‘Twixt Venus and Bacchus, Lawrence Alma-Tadema.

In the Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. Click “Explore Object” or Download.

‘Twixt Venus and Bacchus, Lawrence Alma-Tadema


3 responses to “Eye Candy for Today: Alma-Tadema scene”

  1. Sir Lawrence, aka Lourens, Laurens, Alma-Tadema was born in Frisian Dronryp(Dronrijp), the Netherlands, trained in Antwerp, Belgium, settled in England where he felt ‘at home’, but died in Germany. He was expected to become a lawyer, but due to tuberculosis his destiny had altered.