Further reading


Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, by Maclure, Macdonald & Co, after Walery photogravure, (1888 or before)

Conway, M. D. “Decorative Art and Architecture in England. Third Paper.” Harper’s New Monthly Magazine 50 (December 1874/75): 35-49. re. Townshend House.   

Dafforne, James. “The Works of Lawrence Alma-Tadema.” Art Journal 37 (1875): 9.     

Monkhouse, Cosmo. “Some English artists and their studios.” Century Magazine 24 (August 1882): 566–68.

Haweis, Mary Eliza. Beautiful Houses; being a description of certain well-known artistic houses. London: Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, 1882.   

Meynell, W. “Artists’ Homes. Mr. Alma-Tadema’s at North Gate, Regent’s Park.” The    Magazine of Art (January 1882): 184-88.

Hatton, Joseph. "Some Glimpses of Artistic London." Harper’s New Monthly Magazine 67, no. 402 (November 1883): 843, 844-48.

Meynell, Wilfrid. “Laurens Alma-Tadema, R.A.” In Some Modern Artists and Their Work, edited  by Wilfred Meynell, 76-95. New York: Cassell & Co., 1883.

Meynell, Wilfred. The Modern School of Art. 4 vols. London: Cassell, 1886.

Zimmern, Helen. “L. Alma Tadema, Royal Academician, His Life and Work.” Art Annual.  London: J. S. Virtue, 1886.

De Montaigu, Countess Annie. “The Homes of English Artists.” The Chautauquan 12 (March 1891): 778-80.

 “Portraits of Celebrities: L. Alma-Tadema., R.A.” Strand Magazine: An Illustrated Monthly 3 (January 1892): 47.

Stephens, F. G. Laurence Alma-Tadema, R.A., a Sketch of his Life and Work. London: J. S. Virtue & Co., 1895. Reprinted 1901.

McKenna, Ethel M. “Alma Tadema and His Home and Pictures.” McClure’s Magazine 8    (November 1896): 32-42.            

Dolman, Frederick. “Illustrated Interviews: LXVIII: Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, R.A.” Strand: An Illustrated Monthly 18, no. 108 (December 1899); 603-14.

Monkhouse, Cosmo. British Contemporary Artists. London: Heinemann, 1899.  

“Alma-Tadema: The Painter with the Wonderful House.” Chicago Daily Tribune, May 19, 1901, A2.

Goodman, Walter. “Artists’ Studios: As They Were and As They Are—II.” Magazine of Art 25 (July 1901): 357-62, 397-402.            

De Cordova, R.  “The Panels in Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema’s Hall.” Strand Magazine: An  Illustrated Monthly 20 (Dec. 1902): 615-30.

Swanson, Vern G. Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema: The Painter of the Victorian Vision of the Ancient World. London: Ash & Grant, 1977. 

Swanson, Vern G. The biography and catalogue raisonné of the paintings of Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema. London: Garton & Co. in association with Scolar Press, 1990. 

Treuherz, Julian. “Alma-Tadema, aesthete, architect and interior designer.” In Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadem, ed. by Edwin Becker. Exhib. cat., Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, and Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, 1996. New York: Rizzoli, 1997. 

MacLeod, Dianne Sachko. Art and the Victorian Middle Class: Money and the Making of Cultural Identity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996.

Becker, Edwin, and Elizabeth Prettejohn, eds. Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema. Exhib. cat. New York: Rizzoli, 1997. 

Barrow, Rosemary J. Lawrence Alma-Tadema. New York: Phaidon, 2001. 

Swinglehurst, Edmund. Lawrence Alma-Tadema, 1836-1912. London: Grange, 2001.     

Gere, Charlotte. Artistic Circles: Design & Decoration in the Aesthetic Movement. London: V&A Publishing, 2010.

Prettejohn, Elizabeth. “Sir Lawrnce Alma-Tadema: Studio-House, Grove End Road, London.” In Margot Th. Brandlhuber and Michael Buhrs. In the Temple of the Self: The Artist’s Residence as a Total Work of Art: Europe and America 1800–1948, pp. 104-19. Ostfildern: Hatje Cantz, 2013.