Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema


Clotilde at the Tomb of her Grandchildren


Signed and dated ‘L. Alma Tadema 1858’ (lower left)

Oil on canvas

32 x 44 in. (81 x 111 cm.)


Sold Antwerp Salon Exhibition, 1858 (400 francs.)

Jules Verspreeuwen (1844-1910), Antwerp, by 1882.

Thence by descent to Edward Verspreeuwen, Antwerp, by 1913.

Sotheby's, London, 7 June 1995, lot 130 (unsold).

Private collection.

Sotheby’s, London, 14 July 2016, lot 14.

Private collection (purchased from the above sale).



Antwerp, Salon Exposition d'Anvers, August-September 1858 (priced 400 francs).

London, Grosvenor Gallery, The Works of L. Alma-Tadema, 1882, no.7.

Liverpool, Walker Art Gallery, 1911, no.1087.

London, Royal Academy, Exhibition of Works by the late Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, R.A., O.M.,

Winter Exhibition, 44th year, 1913, no.122 (lent by Edward Verspreeuwen, Esq.).

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