Polyclitus the Younger

views updated

Polyclitus the Younger (fl. 370–336 bc). Ancient Greek architect and sculptor. He designed the theatre and tholos (c. 350 bc) at Epidaurus, which had very beautiful Corinthian capitals on the internal circle of fourteen columns, and a Doric Order for the external peristyle.


Burford (1969);
Dinsmoor (1950);
Lawrence (1983)