Type 6201
(formerly typ/4182)

Ζωοτύπος τόλμησεν, ἃ μὴ θέμις, εἰκόνι γράψαι,
εὐεπίη δ’ ἐτέλεσσε φύσιν ψευδήμονα κόσμου
ἐγγὺς ἀληθείης γε· γραφὴ δ’ ἐψεύσατο πάντα.
Title(s) Εἰς τὸ ποιημάτιον Ἰωάννου Γραμματικοῦ
Text source H. Beckby, 1965, Anthologia Graeca. XII-XVI (vol. 4), München: 258-259
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Critical text
Genre(s)
Metre(s) Dactylic hexameter
Subject(s) John of Gaza (6th c.)
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Translation(s)
Comment Lauritzen (2019: 541-548) argues that Paulos Silentarios could be the author of this epigram.
Bibliography
Number of verses 3
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