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basso relievo


Definitions from WordNet

Noun basso relievo has 1 sense
  1. bas relief, low relief, basso relievo, basso rilievo - a sculptural relief in which forms extend only slightly from the background; no figures are undercut
    --1 is a kind of relief, relievo, rilievo, embossment, sculptural relief

Definitions from the Web

Basso Relievo


1. A sculpture technique in which figures and forms are carved or molded with only a slight projection from the background plane.

Example sentences:

  1. The intricate basso relievo on the monument showcased the artist's exceptional craftsmanship.
  2. The museum displayed a collection of ancient basso relievo artworks.

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