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Photo credit: The Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology

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An ancient Roman family returns home to a warm welcome. The figures represent Alma-Tadema's own family: the father is the artist; the girl below, his daughter Laurense. The central group comprises his younger daughter, Anna, embracing her step-mother, Laura. On the left, a nurse, modelled on Alice Search, carries the baby Pieter Rodeck.

The Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology

Oxford

  • Date

    pre 1878

  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    30 x 91 cm

  • Accession number

    WA1955.60

  • Acquisition method

    Presented by the Misses H. G. and G. E. G. Watkins, 1955

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