Type 5534
(formerly typ/3588)

Σκιὰν σκιᾶς ἔγραψας, ὦ χεὶρ ζωγράφου·
Σκιὰ γὰρ ἦν τὸ σῶμα τοῦ Χρυσοστόμου,
Λεπτυνθὲν ὡς ἄσαρκον ἐξ ἀσιτίας·
Καὶ θαῦμα τοῦτο πῶς σκιὰν σκιᾶς γράφεις.
Editorial status Critical text
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Person(s)
Poet
Manuel Philes (1275-1345) - PLP: XII.29817
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Subject(s) John Chrysostom (saint)
Tag(s) Praise of the author
Bibliography
Number of verses 4
Occurrence(s)
Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 675: "Manuel Philes, In imaginem s. Ioannis Chrysostomi"
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Last modified: 2019-05-22.