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NICIAS

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Originally appearing in Volume V19, Page 658 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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NICIAS, son of Nicomedes, an Attic painter of the 4th century B.C. Pliny (xxxv. 131) gives a list of his works. He was associated with Praxiteles, whose statues he coloured, thus adding to their value.
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