This chiaroscuro portrait, intended only to sell underwear, comes alarmingly close to capturing the man.
This is one of his most successful pictures for chiaroscuro, tone, and spirited handling.
Mezzotint is properly to be considered as chiaroscuro drawing on metal.
All through the work of the men who used this light and shade (or chiaroscuro, as it was called) the outline basis remained.
For it is as a symbol, not as a scenic effect, that in each case the chiaroscuro is given.
The drawings were reproduced in chiaroscuro while the paintings were rendered in black-and-white by a corps of engravers.
The third is complete in chiaroscuro, as far as engraving can be.
The historical pieces in chiaroscuro contribute, by their ornaments, to charm the sight, and preserve the unity of design.
I was in train to interpret for Ma'moiselle the chiaroscuro.
He excelled in fresco, like most of this school, and is almost unrivalled in his chiaroscuro ornaments.