Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema,OM.RA,RWS
Related Paintings of Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema,OM.RA,RWS :. | The Death of the first Born | Sculptors in Ancient Rome | Ave, Caesar, Saturnalia | An eloquent silence | Frigidarium |
Related Artists:Charles van den Daele
painted A happy family in 1852jan maurits quinckhard
English painter (b. 1734, Derby, d. 1797, Derby).
Painter, known as Wright of Derby, where he was born and spent most of his life. He earned a living as a portrait painter, while he experimented with the effects of light and industrial and scientific subjects, reflecting the interests of his day. Two of his best-known works come from this period, A Philosopher Lecturing on the Orrery (1766, Derby) and An Experiment on a Bird in the Air Pump (1768, Tate).