Definition of Apelles. Meaning of Apelles. Synonyms of Apelles

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Apelles. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Apelles and, of course, Apelles synonyms and on the right images related to the word Apelles.

Definition of Apelles

No result for Apelles. Showing similar results...

Meaning of Apelles from wikipedia

- Histoire d'Apelles (Paris, 1867) Wustmann, Apelles' Leben und Werke (Leipzig, 1870) Ernst H. Gombrich, 'The Heritage of Apelles', The Heritage of Apelles: Studies...
- 'revelations' which Apelles read out in public. Marcion preached that Christians should be celibate and should not marry, so Apelles' relationship with...
- ancient lost painting by Apelles, the work was completed in about 1494–95, and is now in the Uffizi, Florence. The content of Apelles' painting, as described...
- Apelles was a painter of ancient Greece. Apelles may alsorefer to: Apelles (gnostic), the founder of a Gnostic sect in the 2nd century Apelles of Heraklion...
- Apelles of Heraklion (Gr****: Ἀπελλῆς) is numbered among the Seventy Disciples. Along with the Apostles Urban of Macedonia, Stachys, Ampliatus, Narcissus...
- realizing that Apelles had fallen in love with the girl, gave her to the artist in a gesture of extreme magnanimity. Pliny went on to note that Apelles' painting...
- approached the painter Apelles of Kos to point out a defect in the artist's rendition of a sandal (crepida from Gr**** krepis), which Apelles duly corrected....
- Cigaritis apelles, the rusty bar, is a butterfly in the family Lycaenidae. It is found in Uganda, along the coast of Kenya and in Tanzania, Malawi, the...
- Trichoxys apelles is a species of beetle in the family Cerambycidae. It was described by Newman in 1838. Bezark, Larry G. A Photographic Catalog of the...
- much-admired painting by Apelles, now lost, but described in Pliny's Natural History, with the anecdote that the great Apelles emplo**** Campaspe, a mistress...