Origin of vitrine
Examples from the Web for vitrine
The Jeff Koons was a pink balloon phallus, the Damien Hirst was salami-sliced and in a vitrine.
The plainest of civilian garb of the late sixties was in the vitrine, and near by was the bed in which he actually managed to die.Diplomatic Days|Edith O'Shaughnessy
Those four exceptional windows of the choir aisle sparkle with the jeweled intensity of the golden age of the vitrine art.How France Built Her Cathedrals|Elizabeth Boyle O'Reilly
Word Origin for vitrine
1880, from French vitrine, from vitre "glass" (see vitreous).