trompe


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trompe

A piece of vaulting of conical or partly spherical shape, or resembling one corner of a cloistered vault.
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Trompe l'oeil, a subgenre of still life painting, embraces use of realistic imagery to create an optical illusion of depth in works that can be perceived as real, three-dimensional objects rather than flat paintings.
Trompe l'oeil - the French translates as tromper, to deceive, l'oeil, the eye - is the term given to a painting "whose main criterion of success is its ability to deceive the eye as to the material reality of the objects represented" to quote the dictionary of art definition.
La section regionale de Gafsa , de la SNFSI a affirme qu'Imen Triki n'a pas fait l'objet d'une tentative d'assassinat , et que l'homme en question s'est simplement trompe de chambre dans l'hotel ou il logeait au meme titre qu'elle .
He has painted backcloths up to 400sqm in size and has also painted trompe l'oeil images for private houses and public buildings.
Also, the consultation is to design, supply and installation of an adhesive film Trompe l~oeil on vacant commercial premises.
Secondly, his are not all trompe l'oeil sculptures (even if at first glance they seem to be).
They plan to premiere brand new Pixies songs for the first time since 1991's Trompe le Monde.
Le jeune homme a en effet explique avoir commis ce geste car il etait indigne que sa soeur trompe son mari, selon cette meme source.
Carnyx by Celtic peoples, cornu by Etruscans, lur by Scandinavians, buccina by the Romans, it became the trompe by devotees of the hunt.
The processes of tailoring are explored with the pattern cut jacket; the ambiguity of trompe l'oeil is found in the trompe l'oeil evening dress, the body with integrated bra, and the invisible wedge pump.
A superbly appointed harbourside original Georgian terrace, originally a sea captain's residence, with half Venetian trompe d'oeuil decorative features on the ground floor windows.