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2. A sculptor, who made the statue of Hera which Octavian afterwards placed in the portico of Octavia. (Plin. Nat. 36.5, s. 4.10.) Junius takes this artist to be the same as the former, but Sillig argues, that in the time of the elder Dionysius the art of sculpturing marble was not brought to sufficient perfection to allow us to ascribe one of its masterpieces to him.

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    • Pliny the Elder, Naturalis Historia, 36.5
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