5th century, male.
Active in the second half of the 5th century BC.
Born to a family originally from Paros.
Ancient Greek, Classical Period.
Agoracritus was the first in a long line of artists from Paros to find fortune in Attica. He was one of Phidias' closest pupils, becoming the latter's favourite at the time of that sculptor's mature period. A passage in Pliny ( ...