Lucian, Zeuxis, or Antiochus

LCL 430: 153

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Zeuxis or Antiochus

An introduction, as appears from the last paragraph. A disquisition on novelty serves to introduce accounts of a painting by Zeuxis (fl. c. 400 b.c.) and the ‘Elephant Battle’ between Antiochus Soter and the Galatian invaders of Asia Minor (276 b.c.).

DOI: 10.4159/DLCL.lucian-herodotus_antiochus.1959