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How to use alto-relievo in a sentence
Truth and sincerity staring out upon you perpetually in alto relievo.
An Angelo would have thrilled at sight of Della's nose, and straightway wrought it into immortality, alto relievo.Hubert's Wife | Minnie Mary Lee
Detail of marble altarpiece in alto relievo in cathedral of Fiesole, being a part of the monument of Bishop Salutati.Tuscan Sculpture of the Fifteenth Century | Estelle M. Hurll
On the pedestal is a badly executed alto relievo, intended to represent the victories of Theodosius.
The small detached chapel dedicated to St.-Hubert is much admired for its sculptural embellishments in alto-relievo.Memoranda on Tours, Touraine and Central France. | J. H. Holdsworth
British Dictionary definitions for alto-relievo
another name for high relief
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