2. Of Paros, was, according to Pliny (35.39), one of the first encaustic painters, and a contemporary of Polygnotus (about 460 B. C.).
William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. London. John Murray: printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. In the article on Soranus, we find: "at this present time (1848)" and this date seems to reflect the dates of works cited. 1873 - probably the printing date.