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Stiacciato

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Stiacciato (Sculp) The lowest relief, -- often used in Italian sculpture of the 15th and 16th centuries.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • stiacciato In decorative art, in very low relief, as if a bas-relief had been pressed flatter.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
It., crushed, flattened