1. A Greek sculptor of Amphipolis, mentioned by Callimachus (Anth. Gr.
9.336) and Theocritus (Epigr.
vii.), from whom we learn that at the request of Nicias, a famous physician of Miletus, he executed a statue of Aesculapius in cedar wood.
He flourished about the middle of the third century B. C.
There was an engraver of the same name; but when he lived is not known. (K. O. Müller, Arch. der Kunst,