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Pol·y·cli·tusor Pol·y·clei·tus (pŏl′ĭ-klī′təs) fl. fifth century bc.
Greek sculptor and architect known for his bronze statues of athletes.
(Biography) 5th-century bc Greek sculptor, noted particularly for his idealized bronze sculptures of the male nude, such as the Doryphoros
or Pol•y•clei•tus(ˌpɒl ɪˈklaɪ təs)
fl. c450–c420 B.C., Greek sculptor.