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Scopas
(1,000 words)

(Σκόπας/Skópas).

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[1] Sculptor from Paros, mid 4th cent. BC

Sculptor from Paros, active in the mid 4th cent. BC, working mostly in marble and very occasionally in bronze. In the opinion of the ancient world, S. was one of the most important masters of Greek sculpture. Written records ascribe to him approximately 25-30 individual works an…

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Neudecker, Richard (Rome), Ameling, Walter (Jena), Michel, Simone (Hamburg) and Strobel, Karl (Klagenfurt), “Scopas”, 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 18 September 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1115270>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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