frontality

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noun fron·tal·i·ty \ˌfrən-ˈta-lə-tē\

Definition of frontality

  1. 1 sculpture :  a schematic composition of the front view that is complete without lateral movement

  2. 2 painting :  the depiction of an object, figure, or scene in a plane parallel to the plane of the picture surface

First Known Use of frontality

1905

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