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Zeuxis
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(Ζεῦξις/Zeûxis).

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[1] Greek painter and sculptor, c. 435/25-390 BC

Greek painter and sculptor, active between c. 435/25 and 390 BC. He was one of the pioneers of the great era of Greek painting which would retain its high standards for over a century. 'Heraclea', which Plin. HN 35,61 gives as his place of origin, seems more likely to be the Sicilian Heraclea [9] Mi…

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Hoesch, Nicola (Munich), Mehl, Andreas (Halle/Saale) and Touwaide, Alain (Madrid), “Zeuxis”, 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 21 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e12217040>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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