Antisthenes Bust, Vatican Museums

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 23 January 2016
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A portrait of the Greek philosopher Antisthenes (c. 450-370 BCE), founder of the Cynic school of philosophy. 2nd century CE Roman copy of a 3rd century BCE original by Phyromachus. (Vatican Museums, Rome)

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2016, January 23). Antisthenes Bust, Vatican Museums. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4465/antisthenes-bust-vatican-museums/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Antisthenes Bust, Vatican Museums." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 23, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4465/antisthenes-bust-vatican-museums/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Antisthenes Bust, Vatican Museums." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 23 Jan 2016. Web. 21 Sep 2021.