Agasias, son of Menophilus
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Agasias, son of Menophilus was an Ancient Greek sculptor from Ephesus. He was possibly the cousin of Agasias, son of Dositheus, sculptor of the Borghese Gladiator. He is mentioned in a Greek inscription, from which it appears that he exercised his art in Delos while that island was under Roman sway; probably some time about 100 BC. He probably sculpted a striking figure of a warrior now in the National Archaeological Museum, Athens.
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- Mason, Charles Peter (1867), "Agasias (2)", in Smith, William, Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology 1, Boston, p. 60
- "247: Marble statue of a fighting Gaul, found on Delos, Cyclades c. 100 BC.". Collections: Sculpture: Hellenistic Period. Athens: National Archaeological Museum. Retrieved 23 August 2012.
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