Filippo next turned his attention to sculpture, and executed works in basso-relievo, which showed an extraordinary genius.
Directly over the door is a basso-relievo of two enormous gridirons, in stone.
No other of the capitals has at present any basso-relievo of this kind; but I suspect they have been chopped off.
Cibber carved a basso-relievo on one side, representing King Charles in a Roman costume, protecting the ruined city.
The machines that were employed to raise it are represented upon it in basso-relievo.
In these celebrated compositions he attempted the union of basso-relievo with the principles of painting.
He was required to compose a basso-relievo for the duke's private cabinet.
The mask of an antique Satyr, and the basso-relievo of the Centaurs, undertaken at the suggestion of Poliziano.