isocephalism definition

  • noun:
    • A peculiarity into the design of bas relief in which the heads of human being numbers are held at the exact same level from floor, perhaps the figures are sitting, standing, or mounted.
    • A peculiarity in design of bas-relief through which the heads of man figures tend to be held at same level from the surface, perhaps the personages are seated, standing, or attached to horseback; -- called additionally isokephaleia.
    • Same as isocephaly.

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