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ID: 500010586
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500010586

 
Record Type: Person
Phidias (Greek sculptor, ca. 490-430 BCE)

Note: Phidias is the most famous sculptor of Greek antiquity. His large cult statues were described by Pausanias. Phidias' statue of Zeus at Olympia was one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.
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Names:
Phidias (preferred,V,display,LCO)
Pheidias (V)
Fidia (V)
Fidiae (V)
Fidias (V)

Nationalities:
Greek (preferred)
Athenian
Ancient Greek

Roles:
artist (preferred)
architect
sculptor
painter

Gender: male

Events:
active:   450 BCE - 430 BCE  Athens (Periféreia Protevoúsis, Greece) (inhabited place)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Phidias (I)

Biographies:
(Greek sculptor, ca. 490-430 BCE) ..... [VP Preferred]
(Greek sculptor and architect, act. ca.450-430 BC) ..... [GRLPSC]
(Greek sculptor, ca. 500-ca. 432 BCE) ..... [BHA]
(Athenian architect, sculptor and painter; born Athens (now Athens, Greece), after 500 B.C.; died ca. 432 B.C.) ..... [CCA]
(Sculptor, architect, c.500 BC-432 BC) ..... [CENSUS]
(Greek sculptor) ..... [Grove Art]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Fidia ........ [CCA]
.............  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
Fidiae ........ [CCA]
...............  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
Fidias ........ [CCA]
...............  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
Pheidias ........ [CCA, CENSUS, GRLPA Preferred, Grove Art Preferred]
...................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
...................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Künstler (1980-1986)
Phidias ........ [BHA Preferred, CCA Preferred, CENSUS Preferred, VP Preferred]
.................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) 89017947, accessed 1 December 2010

Subject: ........ [BHA, CCA, CENSUS, GRLPA, Grove Art, VP]
....................  Bénézit, Dictionnaire des Peintres (1976)
....................  Bowder, Who Was Who in the Greek World (1982) 159-160
....................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
....................  DR1979:0298
....................  DR1979:0299
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)
....................  Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects (1982)
....................  New Columbia Encyclopedia (1975)
....................  Petit Robert 2: Noms propres (1989)
....................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Künstler (1980-1986)
 
Note:
English .......... [CCA]
.......... Bowder, Who Was Who in the Greek World (1982) 159
.......... Petit Robert 2: Noms propres (1989)
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