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[1] Sculptor from Aphrodisias, early 2nd cent. AD

(Aristeas). Sculptor from  Aphrodisias [1], who worked in the early 2nd cent. AD. Together with Papias, he signed the dark marble statues of an old and of a young centaur, copies of Hellenistic bronze sculptures, from Hadrian's villa near Tivoli.


H. von Steuben, in: Helbig II, no. 1398

J. Raeder, Die statuarische Ausstattung der Villa Hadriana bei Tivoli, 1983, 236-238

M. Squarciapino, …

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Neudecker, Richard (Rome) and Pressler, Frank (Heidelberg), “Aristias”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 24 October 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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