A Captive Audience


Trompe l’oeil
September 16, 2010, 7:51 am
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1: a style of painting in which objects are depicted with photographically realistic detail; also : the use of similar technique in interior decorating
2: a trompe l’oeil painting or effect
3: something that misleads or deceives the senses : illusion
ORIGIN OF TROMPE L’OEIL

French trompe-l’œil, literally, deceives the eye

First Known Use: 1889
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