Occurrence 22758
(formerly occ/6645)

Σκιὰν σκιᾶς ἔγραψας, ὦ χεὶρ ζωγράφου,
Σκιὰ γὰρ ἦν τὸ σῶμα τοῦ Χρυσοστόμου,
Λεπτυνθὲν ὡς ἄσαρκον ἐξ ἀσιτίας·
Καὶ θαῦμα τοῦτο πῶς σκιὰν σκιᾶς γράφεις.
Type(s) [5534] Σκιὰν σκιᾶς ἔγραψας, ὦ χεὶρ ζωγράφου (4 verses)
Text source L. Politis, 2012, Κατάλογος χειρογράφων Ἱερᾶς Μονῆς Ζάβορδας, Thessaloniki: 5
Text status Text completely known
Date 15th c.
Manuscript ZAVORDA - Mone tou Hagiou Nikanoros 4 [11th c.]
Place in Manuscript f. 205v
Contextual information The epigram is written at the end of John Chrysostom's homilies.
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Subject(s) John Chrysostom (saint)
Number of verses 4
Related occurrence(s)
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