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" One of his pictures of Alexander exhibited the conqueror with a thunderbolt in his hand. The piece was finished with so much skill and dexterity, that it used to be said that there were two Alexanders : one invincible, the son of Philip : the other inimitable,... "
Dictionary of Painters and Engravers: Biographical and Critical - Page 45
by Michael Bryan - 1886 - 779 pages
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A New Biographical Dictionary: Containing a Brief Account of the Lives and ...

Stephen Jones - Biography - 1805 - 454 pages
...thunderbolt In his hand: the piece was finished with •o much skill and dexterity, that it used to be Ğaid, there were two Alexanders: one invincible, the son of Philip; the other inimitable, the produflion of Apelles. Alexander gave him likewise another remarkable proof of his regard : for when...
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A Universal Biographical Dictionary, Containing the Lives of the Most ...

Charles N. Baldwin - Biography - 1820 - 444 pages
...thunderbolt in bis hand : the piece was finished with so much skill and dexterity, that it used to be sajd, there were two Alexanders : one invincible, the son of Philip ; the other inimitable, the production of Apelles. Alexander pave him likewise another remarkable proof of his regard ; for when...
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The World Displayed, in Its History and Geography: Embracing a History of ...

Royal Robbins - 1831
...in his hand. The piece was finished with so much skill and dexterity, that it used to be said that there were two Alexanders : one invincible, the son of Philip : the other inimitable, the production of Apelles. The date of his death does not appear. 3. Alexander was bom at Pella in Macedonia,...
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The World Displayed, in Its History and Geography: Embracing a History of ...

Royal Robbins - World geography - 1833
...his hand. Tlio piece was finished with so much skill and dexterity, tlv.it it used to be said that there were two Alexanders : one invincible, the son of Philip : the other inimitable, the production of Apelles. The date of his death does not appear. 3. Alexander was born at Pella in Macedonia....
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Outlines of Ancient and Modern History on a New Plan: Embracing ..., Volume 1

Royal Robbins - History - 1837
...in his hand. The piece was finished with so much skill and dexterity, that it used to be said that there were two Alexanders : one invincible, the son of Philip : the other inimitable, the production of Apelles. The date of his death does not appear. 3. Alexander was born at Pella hi Macedonia,...
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Outlines of Ancient and Modern History

Royal Robbins - History - 1839
...in his hand. The piece was finished with so much skill and dexterity, that it used to be said that there were two Alexanders: one invincible, the son of Philip : the other inimitable, the production of Apelles. The date of his death does not appear. On his return from India he stopped at...
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Outlines of Ancient and Modern History on a New Plan: Embracing Biographical ...

Royal Robbins - History - 1846
...in his hand. The piece was finished with so much skill and dexterity, that it used to be said that there were two Alexanders : one invincible, the son of Philip : the other inimitable, the production of Apelles. The date of his death does not appear. 3. Alexander was born at Pella in Macedonia,...
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Outlines of Ancient and Modern History on a New Plan: Embracing Biographical ...

Royal Robbins - History - 1848
...in his hand. The piece was finished with so much skill and dexterity, that it used to be said that there were two Alexanders : one invincible, the son of Philip : the other inimitable, the production of Apelles. The date of his death does not appear. 3. Alexander was born at Pella in Macedonia,...
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Outlines of Ancient and Modern History on a New Plan: Embracing Biographical ...

Royal Robbins - History - 1849
...in his hand. The piece was finished with so much skill and dexterity, that it used to be said that there were two Alexanders : one invincible, the son of Philip : the other inimitable, the production of Apelles. The date of his death does not appear. 3. Alexander was born at Pella in Macedonia,...
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Putnam's Home Cyclopedia ...

G.P. Putnam & Co - 1852
...thunderbolt in bit hand. The piece was finished with eo much skill and dexterity, that it used to be Baid there were two Alexanders : one invincible, the son of Philip ; the other inimitable, the production of Apelleğ. Alexander gave him likewise another remarkable proof of his regard : for when...
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