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Sfumato

 

a device in painting consisting of the softening of outlines and chiaroscuro so as to produce an atmospheric effect. Sfumato, one of the most important elements of aerial perspective, was theoretically and practically substantiated by Leonardo da Vinci.

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Dibujan al sfumato un antropocentrismo vitrubiano inspirado por una tradicion literaria que re-escrituriza la nostalgia como un ejercicio intelectual y cultural.
34) Likewise, Plato / Leonardo was painted in Leonardo's own sfumato style.
The most interesting of the trio, by a distance, is the disquieting Medea, My Mother, written by Ivan Dobchev and Stefan Ivanov, and performed by Theatre Laboratory Sfumato from Sofia.
Varon returned to Sfumato in 2011 to take a 10-day acting workshop; Simotes visited Sofia at the same time.
Eso que yo llamo olvido, de Angelin Preljocaj, y Sfumato, de Rachid Ouramdane, fueron concebidos como manifiestos politico-coreograficos, evidenciando que la danza, ademas de ser poetica y bella, puede ser un arte critico y de denuncia.
1) Vi sono state epoche storiche durante le quali la percezione di tale vicinanza e stata piu forte che in altre, epoche, cioe, in cui il confine concettuale fra storiografia e letteratura ha assunto la funzione di una linea che non divide o separa con tratto netto ma che, in modo piu sfumato, distingue o perfino unisce.
Within a vision that theory always has action inherent in its formulation and that action is inherently driven by an idea, there is a metaphorical painting away of their distinctions, as if by some epistemological sfumato technique their distinctions faintly blur into one another in a seamless transition.
Skaters" forces Jacklin to abandon his trademark sfumato atmospherism as the laser cuts crisp and the work's three-dimensionality creates a shadow duplicate four inches behind, akin to his mottled paint shadows.
Como no se puede estar al aire sin decir algo, se corre el riesgo de decir tonterias, como cuando Frostrup, con su voz aturronada, explica que sfumato --la tecnica de difuminacion perfeccionada por Da Vinci-- suena igual que tomato.
Mucho menos nos imaginamos la inmensa celebridad que iba a adquirir ese pequeno retrato pintado en una tabla de madera de alamo, que mide apenas 80 centimetros, ni los analisis, juicios y estudios sobre su tecnica del sfumato, que consigue que las formas parezcan fundirse las unas con las otras para darle ese aire etereo y neblinoso, ese insinuante y delicado claroscuro que tanto ha intrigado a los historiadores de arte a traves de mas de 500 anos.