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ALEXANDROS OF ANTIOCH (Greece, Antioch f. 130-100 BC / act: Milos Island)

Praxiteles Nothing is known of Alexandros, son of Menides from Antioch-on-the-Meander, the sculptor whose work was found on the island of Milos in 1820. The name "...ANDROS" has been read on the plinth of the so-called Venus de Milo, one of the most famous statues of ancient Greek sculpture.

[Megakles Rogakos 10/2007]

BIBLIOGRAPHY:
PIPER, DAVID A-Z of Art & Artists 1984 Mitchell Beazley Publishers, London

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