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Low Relief Collection

"Exploring the Intricate World of Low Relief: From Ancient Steles to Modern Artwork" Low relief, also known as bas-relief

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Facade of Palazzo Isolani on Via Santo Stefano in Bologna

Facade of Palazzo Isolani on Via Santo Stefano in Bologna Bologna Via Santo Stefano Building - Facade High Renaissance, Renaissance, Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods, Europe

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Ruins of the frieze and sculpted lione from the Temple of Jupiter, or Temple of the Sun

Ruins of the frieze and sculpted lione from the Temple of Jupiter, or Temple of the Sun, in the archeological zone of ancient Heliopolis, today Baalbek

Background imageLow Relief Collection: A classroom of the Villa Trossi Uberti Art School in Livorno

A classroom of the Villa Trossi Uberti Art School in Livorno Livorno. Date of Photograph:1962

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Eugene Viollet-Le-Duc at his desk, 19th century (sculpture)

Eugene Viollet-Le-Duc at his desk, 19th century (sculpture)
8617824 Eugene Viollet-Le-Duc at his desk, 19th century (sculpture) by Geoffroy-Dechaume, Adolphe Victor (1816-1892); Cite de l'architecture et du patrimoine, Paris

Background imageLow Relief Collection: A prophet, 16th century (low relief)

A prophet, 16th century (low relief)
8617851 A prophet, 16th century (low relief) by Pouzadoux, Charles Edouard (1860-1940); Cite de l'architecture et du patrimoine, Paris

Background imageLow Relief Collection: A prophet, 16th century (low relief)

A prophet, 16th century (low relief)
8617848 A prophet, 16th century (low relief) by Pouzadoux, Charles Edouard (1860-1940); Cite de l'architecture et du patrimoine, Paris

Background imageLow Relief Collection: A prophet, 16th century (low relief)

A prophet, 16th century (low relief)
8617846 A prophet, 16th century (low relief) by Pouzadoux, Charles Edouard (1860-1940); Cite de l'architecture et du patrimoine, Paris

Background imageLow Relief Collection: A prophet, 16th century (low relief)

A prophet, 16th century (low relief)
8617850 A prophet, 16th century (low relief) by Pouzadoux, Charles Edouard (1860-1940); Cite de l'architecture et du patrimoine, Paris

Background imageLow Relief Collection: The decoration of the Grand Staircase, Casa Navas, 1901-1907 (photo)

The decoration of the Grand Staircase, Casa Navas, 1901-1907 (photo)
8618160 The decoration of the Grand Staircase, Casa Navas, 1901-1907 (photo) by Domenech i Montaner, Luis (1849-1923); (add.info.: Reus)

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Gothic age projection on an Old Parrochial House of St. Sebald, Nuremburg, Germany

Gothic age projection on an Old Parrochial House of St. Sebald, Nuremburg, Germany
3569004 Gothic age projection on an Old Parrochial House of St. Sebald, Nuremburg, Germany by Unknown photographer, (19th century); (add.info.: Nuremburg, Germany 1860-1865 ca)

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Antic divineresses and prophets, 16th century (low relief)

Antic divineresses and prophets, 16th century (low relief)
8617855 Antic divineresses and prophets, 16th century (low relief) by Pouzadoux, Charles Edouard (1860-1940); Cite de l'architecture et du patrimoine, Paris

Background imageLow Relief Collection: A prophet, 16th century (low relief)

A prophet, 16th century (low relief)
8617845 A prophet, 16th century (low relief) by Pouzadoux, Charles Edouard (1860-1940); Cite de l'architecture et du patrimoine, Paris

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Procession of the Royal Court, bas-relief of Persepolis, archaeological site near Shiraz, Iran

Procession of the Royal Court, bas-relief of Persepolis, archaeological site near Shiraz, Iran Iran Persepolis, Shiraz Building Islamic Art, Asia, First and Second Millennium A.D

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Entrance to a temple in Delhi

Entrance to a temple in Delhi India Delhi. Date of Photograph:1860-1870 ca

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Detail of the central door of the Cathedral of Siena

Detail of the central door of the Cathedral of Siena Siena Door Gothic, Middle Ages, Europe, First and Second Millennium A.D.. Date of Photograph:1855. Date of Artwork:1284-1296

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Relief representing the Lion of St. Mark, with the inscription 'A FIUME VENEZIA MCMXVIII'

Relief representing the Lion of St. Mark, with the inscription "A FIUME VENEZIA MCMXVIII". The photograph is with the dedication of Gabriele D'Annunzio, who occupied Fiume for a year

Background imageLow Relief Collection: 'Prix de Rome', Medici villa

"Prix de Rome", Medici villa Rome Villa High Renaissance, Renaissance, Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods, Europe, First and Second Millennium A.D.. Date of Photograph:1950 ca

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Arch of Septimus Severus in the Roman Forum. Rome

Arch of Septimus Severus in the Roman Forum. Rome. Rome Roman Forum Trimphal Arch Severan Period, Imperial Period, Roman Art, Europe, Ancient Civilization. Date of Photograph:1915 ca

Background imageLow Relief Collection: The Villa Medici (ex-Academy of France), Rome

The Villa Medici (ex-Academy of France), Rome Rome Villa High Renaissance, Renaissance, Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods, Europe, First and Second Millennium A.D.. Date of Photograph:1865 ca

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Sepulcral inscription in two languages (Latin and Chinese) on the grave of the jesuitic missionary

Sepulcral inscription in two languages (Latin and Chinese) on the grave of the jesuitic missionary Matteo Ricci, in Chala, Beijing. China Chala. Date of Photograph:1930-1950 ca

Background imageLow Relief Collection: The Arch Argentariorum in the Foro Boario, Rome

The Arch Argentariorum in the Foro Boario, Rome Rome Foro Boario Trimphal Arch Severan Period, Imperial Period, Roman Art, Europe, Ancient Civilization. Date of Photograph:1860-1865

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Door of the Baptistery of Siena

Door of the Baptistery of Siena Siena Baptistery Baptistery Gothic, Middle Ages, Europe, First and Second Millennium A.D.. Date of Photograph:1856 ca.. Date of Artwork:1316 -1325

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Protecting the Nord Gates of the Baptistery during the Second World War, Florence

Protecting the Nord Gates of the Baptistery during the Second World War, Florence Florence. Date of Photograph:1939-1945

Background imageLow Relief Collection: The sarcophagus of san Rinaldo in the Cathedral of Ravenna

The sarcophagus of san Rinaldo in the Cathedral of Ravenna Ravenna Cathedral Sarcophagus Early Christian Art, Europe, First and Second Millennium A.D.. Date of Photograph:1875 ca

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Central portal, known as Portal of the Beau Dieu, of the Notre-Dame cathedral in Amiens, France

Central portal, known as Portal of the Beau Dieu, of the Notre-Dame cathedral in Amiens, France France Picardie, Amiens Door Gothic, Middle Ages, Europe, First and Second Millennium A.D

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Loggetta at the base of the Bell tower of San Marco in Venice

Loggetta at the base of the Bell tower of San Marco in Venice Venice Piazza S. Marco Loggia High Renaissance, Renaissance, Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods, Europe

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Fireplace, marble, Tullio Lombardo (1455-1532) and Antonio Lombardo (1458-1516)

Fireplace, marble, Tullio Lombardo (1455-1532) and Antonio Lombardo (1458-1516), Sala degli Scarlatti, Palazzo Ducale, Venice Venice Palazzo Ducale, Sala degli Scarlatti Fireplace Renaissance

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Detail of a bas-relief in the temple of Karnak, Egypt

Detail of a bas-relief in the temple of Karnak, Egypt Egypt Karnak. Date of Photograph:1870 - 1880

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Arch of Peace, Milan; Stereoscopic photograph

Arch of Peace, Milan; Stereoscopic photograph Milan Parco Sempione Trimphal Arch Neoclassicism, Nineteenth century, 19th century, Europe, First and Second Millennium A.D

Background imageLow Relief Collection: 'Vedute di Roma e contorni' (Views of Rome and contours), the Arch of Constantine; Stereoscopic

"Vedute di Roma e contorni" (Views of Rome and contours), the Arch of Constantine; Stereoscopic photograph Rome Trimphal Arch Late Antique Period, Roman Art, Europe, Ancient Civilization

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Oratory of Santa Maria delle Nevi; building commonly attributed to Francesco di Giorgio Martini

Oratory of Santa Maria delle Nevi; building commonly attributed to Francesco di Giorgio Martini, Siena Siena Church Early Renaissance, Renaissance, Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods, Europe

Background imageLow Relief Collection: View of the so-called 'Cappella di Piazza' in Piazza del Campo, Siena; Stereoscopic photograph

View of the so-called "Cappella di Piazza" in Piazza del Campo, Siena; Stereoscopic photograph Siena Piazza del Campo Chapel Gothic, Middle Ages, Europe, First and Second Millennium A.D

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Loggetta at the base of the Bell tower of San Marco in Venice

Loggetta at the base of the Bell tower of San Marco in Venice Venice Piazza S. Marco Loggia High Renaissance, Renaissance, Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods, Europe

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Glimpse of the wood choir in the Church of San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice

Glimpse of the wood choir in the Church of San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice Venice Church of S. Giorgio Maggiore Chorus Late Renaissance, Renaissance, Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods, Europe

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Choir and chapel in the Church of SS. Annunziata, Florence

Choir and chapel in the Church of SS. Annunziata, Florence Bologna Church of SS. Annunziata Chapel Late Renaissance, Renaissance, Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods, Europe

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Entrance of a Venetian palace

Entrance of a Venetian palace Venice. Date of Photograph:1860-1865 ca

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Architectonic and decorative details of a church of Venice

Architectonic and decorative details of a church of Venice Venice. Date of Photograph:1860-1865 ca

Background imageLow Relief Collection: The entrance of the 'Privilegiata seller and makers of pasta' Venice

The entrance of the "Privilegiata seller and makers of pasta" Venice Venice. Date of Photograph:1860-1865 ca

Background imageLow Relief Collection: An art-deco templet at the mineral water spring of San Gmini, in Umbria

An art-deco templet at the mineral water spring of San Gmini, in Umbria. San Gemini. Date of Photograph:1920-1930

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Fireplace exhibition; in the background a sign bearing the words 'Fratetti Repetto di Lavagna'

Fireplace exhibition; in the background a sign bearing the words "Fratetti Repetto di Lavagna" Italy. Date of Photograph:1940 ca

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Facade of the Cathedral of Assisi with bell tower, dedicated to St. Rufino

Facade of the Cathedral of Assisi with bell tower, dedicated to St. Rufino Assisi Church Romanesque, Middle Ages, Europe, First and Second Millennium A.D.. Date of Photograph:1856

Background imageLow Relief Collection: The sarcophagus of san Barbaziano in the Cathedral of Ravenna

The sarcophagus of san Barbaziano in the Cathedral of Ravenna Ravenna Cathedral Sarcophagus Early Christian Art, Europe, First and Second Millennium A.D.. Date of Photograph:1875 ca

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Arch of Santa Mara in Burgos, detail

Arch of Santa Mara in Burgos, detail Spain Burgos City Gate High Renaissance, Renaissance, Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods, Europe, First and Second Millennium A.D.. Date of Photograph:1870

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Hotel du Bourgtherouilde in the city of Rouen

Hotel du Bourgtherouilde in the city of Rouen France Rouen, Place de la Pucelle Building Late Gothic, Gothic, Middle Ages, Europe, First and Second Millennium A.D

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Display of antiques in Turin

Display of antiques in Turin Turin. Date of Photograph:1910-1915 ca

Background imageLow Relief Collection: Portal of the Cathedral of Saint Lorenz in Trogir (Tra), Dalmatia

Portal of the Cathedral of Saint Lorenz in Trogir (Tra), Dalmatia Europe Dalmatia, Trau Door Gothic, Middle Ages, Europe, First and Second Millennium A.D.. Date of Photograph:1890 - 1910 ca

Background imageLow Relief Collection: The Obere Halle, upper hall of the Council Hall of Bremen. The hall has a carved roofing

The Obere Halle, upper hall of the Council Hall of Bremen. The hall has a carved roofing and is furnished with ancient ship models, hanging from the same roofing

Background imageLow Relief Collection: The faade of an old house a Wernigerode

The faade of an old house a Wernigerode. Germany Wernigerode. Date of Photograph:1890 - 1910 ca



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"Exploring the Intricate World of Low Relief: From Ancient Steles to Modern Artwork" Low relief, also known as bas-relief, is a fascinating artistic technique that has been used throughout history to create stunning and detailed artworks. This captivating art form can be found in various mediums, from stone carvings to bronze sculptures and even illustrations. One remarkable example of the Funerary stele of Sosias and Kephisodoros dating back to 410 BC. In this ancient masterpiece, intricate details are skillfully carved into the stone surface, depicting the deceased individuals with great precision. Another intriguing collection showcasing low relief artwork is Waldeck's original artwork of Mesoamerica from 1831. Box 12 and Box 19 contain prints that capture the beauty and complexity of Mesoamerican culture through delicate carvings on stone or marble surfaces. Bronze sculptures like Annie Besant exemplify how they are bring life-like qualities to three-dimensional objects. The careful manipulation of metal allows for intricate detailing in every curve and contour. The Dore Bible illustrations from 1866 also feature examples artistry. The depiction of "The mother of the Maccabees" showcases a masterful use of depth within a two-dimensional medium, creating an illusionary effect that brings characters to life. Ancient Egyptian reliefs such as the Stele of Paamun tell stories through their carefully crafted scenes. In this case, it portrays Paamun's tragic death by drowning due to his beatification in exquisite detail. From ancient times to medieval Europe, low relief continued its prominence as seen in works like "The pressing of lotus flowers, " which captures an enchanting moment frozen in time during Egypt's eighth-seventh century BC era. Even ivory was utilized for creating breathtaking pieces like the top panel box with jousting scene from c. 1320-40.