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14:51 Jan 24, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: tondo
Alberga la imagen de mármol del titular, obra de Stephanus Frugoni, proveniente como otras esculturas de la gran portada lateral de la Catedral Vieja, concertada con el escultor genovés Andrea Andreoli en 1673. Corona el retablo un tondo pictórico con el busto de San Antonio Abad, obra del malagueño José Freüller, marqués de la Paniega
Rodney Rad
English translation:tondo
Explanation:

A circular painting, relief carving, plaque, or mural design. The tondo, which became popular in Italy during the 15th century, was derived from round reliefs of subjects sucha as the Madonna and Child that had been used in wall tombs.

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na(Arq.) round moulding (Larousse)
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tondo


Explanation:

A circular painting, relief carving, plaque, or mural design. The tondo, which became popular in Italy during the 15th century, was derived from round reliefs of subjects sucha as the Madonna and Child that had been used in wall tombs.

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45 mins
(Arq.) round moulding (Larousse)


Explanation:
Syn.: mediacaña = (arq.) gorge, cavetto (type of moulding). Also: listel, fillet (Larousse)
Sp>sp. (Moliner) = adorno circular rehundido en una pared.

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