4. A sculptor or modeller, of unknown time, made the celebrated bas-relief, known as the Tabula Iliaca,
as appears from an inscription on its back, which runs thus, ΘΕΟΔΩΡΗΟΣΗΙΤΕΧΝΗ
, that is, Θεοδώρειος ἡ τέχνη
. (Lehrs, Rhein. Mus.
1843, vol. ii. p. 355; Jahn, in Gerhard's Archäol. Zeitung,
vol. i. p. 302; R. Rochette, Lettre à M. Schorn,
p. 416, 2d ed.)