Euphranor [1]
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Entry Version:

This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 03/01/2007.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.



Euphranor [1] | Εὐφράνωρ

Place of Origin:



ante 2nd c. CE?


It is hardly plausible that the Euphranor cited in a note of the Herodian1 scholion ad Il. 14, 372a (taken up by Eustath. ad Il. 992, 55–60) should be identified with the celebrated painter and sculptor of Corinth2 (cf. H. Erbse, Scholia Graeca in Homeri Iliadem (Scholia Vetera), r…

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Pagani, Lara, “Euphranor [1]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 17 August 2018 <>

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