or ASTEAS, a painter, whose name is found upon a vase of his workmanship, discovered at Paestum, and now preserved in the Royal Museum at Naples. (Winckelmann, Gesch. d. K. iii. Anm. 778.) [C.P.M]
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.