SCULPTOR

Leochares

400 BC - 400 BC

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Leochares (Greek: Λεοχάρης or Λεωχάρης) was an ancient Greek sculptor from Athens, who lived in the 4th century BC. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leochares has received more than 111,906 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia. Leochares is the 28th most popular sculptor (up from 42nd in 2019), the 189th most popular biography from Greece (up from 242nd in 2019) and the 7th most popular Greek Sculptor.

Leochares is most famous for his statue of Apollo.

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  • 63.46

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.09

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.93

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Among SCULPTORS

Among sculptors, Leochares ranks 28 out of 258Before him are Alessandro Algardi, Giovanni Pisano, Alexander Calder, Andrea Pisano, Paul Landowski, and Gustav Vigeland. After him are Rosa Bonheur, Antoine Bourdelle, Andrea della Robbia, Claus Sluter, Jean-Antoine Houdon, and Jacopo della Quercia.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 400 BC, Leochares ranks 11Before him are Nectanebo II, Thaïs, Porus, Atropates, Teos of Egypt, and Berossus. After him are Theopompus, Spitamenes, Drypetis, Ephorus, Mithridates I of Pontus, and Stateira I. Among people deceased in 400 BC, Leochares ranks 7Before him are Aspasia, Xanthippe, Ctesias, Thaïs, Zeuxis, and Teos of Egypt. After him are Eubulides, Phaedo of Elis, Parysatis, Alcamenes, Oxyartes, and Crateuas of Macedon.

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In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Leochares ranks 189 out of 1,024Before him are Aelia Eudocia (401), Theophano (941), Demetrius Vikelas (1835), Thrasybulus (-440), Karolos Papoulias (1929), and Herodes Atticus (101). After him are Nearchus (-356), Theopompus (-400), Aenesidemus (-80), Hipparchia of Maroneia (-350), Odysseas Elytis (1911), and Erasistratus (-303).

Among SCULPTORS In Greece

Among sculptors born in Greece, Leochares ranks 7Before him are Phidias (-490), Myron (-500), Praxiteles (-395), Polykleitos (-450), Lysippos (-390), and Scopas (-395). After him are Alcamenes (-500), Chares of Lindos (-400), Ageladas (-600), Antenor (-590), Paeonius (-500), and Silanion (-400).