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Epigrams and Epitaphs (on Art and Artists)
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Epigrams and epitaphs on art and artists form a small but significant subcategory within these poetic genres of Neo-Latin literature. Epigrams on works of art originate in Hellenistic Greece, and whi…

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Gahtan, Maia Wellington, “Epigrams and Epitaphs (on Art and Artists)”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 10 June 2023 <>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721

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