Trompe l'oeil (pronounced 'tromp lare') means 'to fool the eye,' and a lot of this art is STILL used as background in some movies.

Theatre uses this ALL the time and I have seen furniture out that has it on it. Question Who's Online | Find Members | Private Messages
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177 hits Rate me! Share Favorite | Flag 17 years ago by falconwing

Do you like the art known as Tromp de l`oeil?
Trompe l`oeil (pronounced `tromp lare`) means `to fool the eye,` and a lot of this art is STILL used as background in some movies.

Theatre uses this ALL the time and I have seen furniture out that has it on it.


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17 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Sunday 7/21/02 - 11:54:30 PM EST (GMT-5)
I think it's cool...
17 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Wednesday 7/24/02 - 8:09:46 AM EST (GMT-5)
I think they use this stuff in Bugs Bunny cartoons.
17 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Sunday 8/4/02 - 7:25:56 AM EST (GMT-5)
actually, the buildings downtown where i live are painted like that. i forget how much our city council supposedly paid to have it done, but it's all over the place. of course, you have to be standing in just the right spot for it to look good.
17 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Sunday 8/4/02 - 7:29:51 AM EST (GMT-5)
Some of it is cool.. but I wouldn't have it in my home.
14 yrs ago, 9 mos ago - Sunday 2/13/05 - 3:05:44 AM EST (GMT-5)
Yeah, I like it



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