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Lysistratus

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/benz/9780199773787.article.B00113051
Lysistratus

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4th century, male.

Active in Sicyon in 324 BC.

Sculptor.

Ancient Greek.

Lysistratus, the brother and pupil of Lysippus I, was the inventor, according to Pliny, of wax portraits taken from life.

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Subjects: Sculpture and Carving ; Greek and Roman Art

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