Relief is a type of sculpture in which everything depicted is created using volumes protruding from the plane of the background (that is, convex volumes). The figured or ornamental image is performed by the artist on a plane of stone, clay, gypsum, metal, wood with the help of molding, carving and embossing. Distinguish: Bas-relief, when the image protrudes above the plane of the background, not more than half the volume. High relief - a convex image protrudes above the plane of the background by more than half the volume. Counterrelief - a bas-relief deepened in a background. Relief can be a decoration of internal and external walls, steles, plaques, coins and medals.
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