Greek sculptor. A statue of Aphrodite (Rome, MN) bears his signature, with the additional note that the model is in the Troad. The work, which is a variation on the type of the Capitoline Venus, dates from the 1st cent. BC.
G. Cressedi, s.v. Menephanto, EAA 4, 1961, 1026
Loewy, Nr. 377
B. S. Ridgway, Hellenistic Sculpture, 1, 1990, 356
O. Vasori, Museo nazionale romano. Le sculture, 1, 1, 1979, 109-111, Nr. 81.
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Neudecker, Richard (Rome),
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 15 May 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e733320>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510