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fore-edge painting

[fawr-ej, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌɛdʒ, ˈfoʊr-/
noun
1.
a technique of painting a picture on the fore edge of a book, often in such a manner that only when the pages are slightly fanned the picture is revealed.
Origin of fore-edge painting
1910-1915
1910-15
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  • It received that status because of its fore-edge painting.

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