fore-edge painting

[ fawr-ej, fohr- ]

  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

First recorded in 1910–15

Words Nearby fore-edge painting Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023