Alcisthene

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Alcisthene or Alkisthene was a female painter spoken of by Pliny the Elder,[1] who lists her among notable female painters, and mentions one of her pictures representing a dancer.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pliny the Elder, Naturalis Historia xxxv. 11. s. 40
  2. ^ Mason, Charles Peter (1867). "Alcis (1)". In William Smith. Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. 1. Boston: Little, Brown and Company. p. 104. Archived from the original on November 11, 2013. 
  3. ^ Samson, George Whitefield (1876). Elements of Art Criticism. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co. p. 582. 

 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSmith, William, ed. (1870). "article name needed". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology.