4 Tat. Or. ad Gr. 33 (p. 61 Whittaker)
Πράξιλλαν μὲν γὰρ Λύσιππος ἐχαλκούργησεν μηδὲν εἰποῦσαν διὰ τῶν ποιημάτων χρήσιμον.
4 Tatian, Against the Greeks
Lysippus1 made a bronze statue of Praxilla, although she said nothing worth-while in her poetry.
- 1Famous sculptor from Sicyon, fl. 328 b.c. Tatian says mockingly that statues were made of 13 other poetesses also; on his veracity see A. Kalkmann, Rh. Mus. 42 (1887) 489 ff.