AskDefine | Define sfumato

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English

Etymology

sfumato, 'shaded, toned down' (1909)

Noun

sfumato
  1. In painting, the application of subtle layers of translucent paint so that there is no visible transition between colors, tones and often objects.

Italian

Verb

it-pp sfumat

Adjective

it-adj sfumat

Extensive Definition

Notes

sfumato in Czech: Sfumato
sfumato in German: Sfumato
sfumato in Spanish: Esfumado
sfumato in French: Sfumato
sfumato in Croatian: Sfumato
sfumato in Indonesian: Sfumato
sfumato in Italian: Sfumato
sfumato in Hebrew: ספומאטו
sfumato in Latvian: Sfumato
sfumato in Dutch: Sfumato
sfumato in Japanese: スフマート
sfumato in Norwegian: Sfumato
sfumato in Polish: Sfumato
sfumato in Portuguese: Sfumato
sfumato in Romanian: Sfumato
sfumato in Russian: Сфумато
sfumato in Finnish: Sfumato
sfumato in Swedish: Sfumato
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