According to a report by Pliny ( naturalis historia , 35, 153), Lysistratos was the first sculptor who, instead of freely modeling, cast the face of the person to be depicted in plaster from nature and then carried out the portrait.
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Greek sculptor|
|DATE OF BIRTH||5th century BC BC or 4th century BC Chr.|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Sicyon|
|DATE OF DEATH||4th century BC BC or 3rd century BC Chr.|