What does Bas relief mean?

Bas relief meaning in General Dictionary

Low relief sculpture the figures that task not even half of their true proportions labeled as additionally bass-relief and basso rilievo See Alto rilievo

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  • a sculptural relief which types stretch only a little from history; no numbers are undercut

Bas relief meaning in Urban Dictionary

often hyphenated. Also known as reduced relief. A sculptural relief that jobs from history just somewhat. Tough to distinguish from complete relief sculptures from a particular direction.

Sentence Examples with the word Bas relief

But the Buddha is now forgotten there, and the bas relief is reverenced only for the figure of the mother, who has been turned into a tutelary deity of the place.

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