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Epictetus
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(Ἐπίκτητος; Epíktētos).

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[1] Attic red-figured vase painter, c. 520-490 BC

Early Attic red-figured vase painter (c. 520-490 BC); signed many of his vases as painter and collaborated with various potters (early on with Andocides,  Nicosthenes, Pamphaeus and Hischylos, later with Python and Pistoxenus). Possibly a pupil of  Psiax, E. mainly decorated bowls but also several plates, some of which rank with his best works. E. signed one of these plate…

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Oakley, John H. (Williamsburg, VA) and Inwood, Brad (Toronto), “Epictetus”, 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 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e332560>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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