Definition of sky cloth in English:

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sky cloth

Entry from British & World English dictionary


A backdrop painted or coloured to represent the sky.
Example sentences
  • For Cycloramas or sky cloths a more elaborate treatment is required, especially if the area in view is large.
  • Upstage there will be an abstract sky cloth with a black gauze hung 5’ downstage.
  • Floodlights produce a wide flood of light and are mostly used for lighting cycloramas, sky cloths and other large expanses of set.
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