SCULPTOR

Ageladas

600 BC - 500 BC

Photo of Ageladas

Icon of person Ageladas

Ageladas (Greek: Ἀγελάδας Agelā́dās) or Hagelaedas (Greek: Ἁγελᾴδας Hagelā́idās) was a celebrated Greek (Argive) sculptor, who flourished in the latter part of the 6th and the early part of the 5th century BC. Ageladas' fame is enhanced by his having been the instructor of the three great masters, Phidias, Myron, and Polykleitos. The determination of the period when Ageladas flourished has given rise to a great deal of discussion, owing to the apparently contradictory statements of the writers who mention his name. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ageladas has received more than 27,115 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Ageladas is the 56th most popular sculptor (down from 54th in 2019), the 326th most popular biography from Greece (down from 321st in 2019) and the 10th most popular Greek Sculptor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 27k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.73

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.75

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.20

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Among SCULPTORS

Among sculptors, Ageladas ranks 56 out of 258Before him are Eduardo Chillida, Vera Mukhina, Étienne Maurice Falconet, Jean-Baptiste Pigalle, Andreas Schlüter, and Adriaen de Vries. After him are Robert Smithson, Lars Vilks, Isamu Noguchi, Wäinö Aaltonen, Antenor, and Andrea Sansovino.

Most Popular Sculptors in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings

Contemporaries

Among people born in 600 BC, Ageladas ranks 47Before him are Amestris, Sextus Tarquinius, Agrippa Menenius Lanatus, Publius Valerius Publicola, Nebuchadnezzar III, and Myia. After him are Scylax of Caryanda, Eurybiades, Nebuchadnezzar IV, Cleombrotus, Eupalinos, and Hipponax. Among people deceased in 500 BC, Ageladas ranks 22Before him are Kapila, Amestris, Himilco, Xanthippus, Anytus, and Phrynichus. After him are Antenor, Corax of Syracuse, Scylax of Caryanda, Eurybiades, Artabazos I of Phrygia, and Democedes.

Others Born in 600 BC

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 500 BC

Go to all Rankings

In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Ageladas ranks 326 out of 1,024Before him are Peucestas (-390), Konstantinos Mitsotakis (1918), Machaon (null), Nikephoros Bryennios the Younger (1062), Agnes Baltsa (1944), and Phrynichus (-535). After him are Crates of Athens (-400), Cypselus (-700), Alexis Tsipras (1974), Paul of Aegina (625), Katina Paxinou (1900), and Alexander V of Macedon (-390).

Among SCULPTORS In Greece

Among sculptors born in Greece, Ageladas ranks 10Before him are Polykleitos (-450), Lysippos (-390), Scopas (-395), Leochares (-400), Alcamenes (-500), and Chares of Lindos (-400). After him are Antenor (-590), Paeonius (-500), Silanion (-400), Polykleitos the Younger (-400), Kresilas (-480), and Agoracritus (-500).