It can be viewed on one side only such as a mural up against the outside of a building. Relief sculpture is frequently found as embellishments on architecture. You cannot walk around relief sculpture and see it from all sides like you can with “sculpture in the round”. In your own pocket right now may be some relief* sculptures bearing symbols important to Americans. The presidents, eagles, and monuments on our coins are relief sculptures.
The above sculpture is very high relief, yet it is still connected to a flat plane and you cannot see the back of the horses.
He or she then pours in a melted down metal or other liquid that later hardens. Bronze is a common metal used in casting. Bronze is an alloy of copper and tin. Contemporary artists have been known to use chocolate and soap as a casting medium