Lysippus

Born: 390 AD
Currently alive.

Nationality: Greek
Categories: Sculptor


390 BC - He was born at Sikyon.

         - His contemporary reputation he was the successor of the famous sculptor Polykleitos.

         - His pupil, Chares of Lindos, constructed the Colossus of Rhodes, one of the seven ancient wonders of the world.

         - During his life Lysippos was the personal sculptor of Alexander the Great.

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