Ark of the Covenant - Bible History Online

Bible History Online

Sub Categories

Back to Categories

August 21    Scripture



People - Ancient Greece: Lysistratus
Ancient Greek sculptor of the 4th century BC.

Lysistrătus in Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities (Λυσίστρατος). A statuary of Sicyon, who flourished in the 114th Olympiad. He was the brother of the celebrated Lysippus (Pliny , Pliny H. N. xxxv. 12, 44). He is said to have been the first artist who made use of gypsum moulds for casts of the human face.

Lysistratus in Wikipedia Lysistratus was a Greek sculptor of the 4th century BC, brother of Lysippus of Sicyon. We are told by Pliny the Elder that he followed a strongly realistic line, being the first sculptor to take impressions of human faces in plaster.

If you notice a broken link or any error PLEASE report it by clicking HERE
© 1995-2018 Bible History Online





More Bible History