sculptural relief

NOUN
  1. sculpture consisting of shapes carved on a surface so as to stand out from the surrounding background
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How To Use sculptural relief In A Sentence

  • The arch was inset with sculptural reliefs depicting the campaigns of the French armies in Italy, while in front and behind it there stood figures of Liberty and Triumph on circular podia.
  • Although technically sculptural reliefs, these works speak to a number of painting's traditional formal concerns.
  • Williams took up painting full time only in the 1980s, after years of making sculptural reliefs that presented more generalized, symbolic statements about the human condition.
  • The arch was inset with sculptural reliefs depicting the campaigns of the French armies in Italy, while in front and behind it there stood figures of Liberty and Triumph on circular podia.
  • A sculptural relief on one wall was matched by a smaller negative version inserted into the wall opposite.
  • Thus Art Deco architectural elements, riveted beams of steel bridges, and classical sculptural reliefs appear in tondos that float on scenes of Oregon as it was encountered by explorers and pioneers.
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