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LYSISTRATUS

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Originally appearing in Volume V17, Page 184 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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LYSISTRATUS, a Greek sculptor of the 4th century B.C., brother of Lysippus of Sicyon. We are told by Pliny (Nat. Hist. 35, 153) that he followed a strongly realistic line, being the first sculptor to take impressions of human faces in plaster.
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