English version

high relief in Sculpture topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhigh reliefˌhigh reˈlief noun [uncountable]  1 AVSa form of art in which figures cut in stone or wood stand out from the surface bas-relief2 throw something into high relief
Examples from the Corpus
high reliefThere are 16 panels depicting high relief figures on a low relief and incised background.Their seven children, carved in high relief in diminishing size according to age, clustered round their feet like rabbits.There is also a carved and painted wood pulpit with high relief figure-decoration.