pl. -·di or -·dos
a round painting
Origin of tondoIt, a plate, origin, originally round, aphetic for rotondo ; from Classical Latin rotundus: see rotund
nounpl. ton·di also ton·dos
A round painting, relief, or similar work of art.
Origin of tondoItalian, short for rotondo, round, from Latin rotundus; see rotund.
1825 painting of the Speckter sisters by Erwin Speckter (1806–1835)