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date: 15 October 2019

Aridices known as Aridicus of Corinthlocked

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7th century, male.

Pliny mentions Aridices in his list of the earliest Greek painters, saying that he was one of those who perfected the linear technique. Without yet using colour, he appears to have added an internal drawing to the simple silhouette (see for comparison Attic lekythoi (oil flasks) painted on a white background)....

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