This week I'm excited to present a two-part 'Feel Art Again' feature on Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, one of the most famous and most highly paid artists of the 19th century. Since today is his birthday, we'll celebrate it with his 1893 painting, "Unconscious Rivals," and six fascinating factoids about the man himself. On Thursday, we'll take a look at his 1888 painting, "The Roses of Heliogabalus," accompanied by factoids about Heliogabalus.
1. The artist was born... READ ON