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Title
Washington, DC: Trompe l’Oeil Wall Mural
Work Type
Image
Date
1981-01-01
Location
Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, United States
Material
35 mm slide film
Description
Shown on the side of this building is the optical illusion trompe l’oeil. Translated, the term stands for “deceive the eye”. This technique is achieved by using realistic imagery in order to give the optical illusion that the image is in 3D. (date of photograph has been approximated
Keywords: trompe l’oeil, street scene, murals, Washington, DC
Repository
Rhode Island College Special Collections
ID Number
0788
Source
Digital Initiatives at Rhode Island College
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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License ( https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/ ). For more information contact Digital Initiatives at James P. Adams Library, (401) 456-8380, Rhode Island College, 600 Mount Pleasant Ave., Providence, RI, 02903, digitalcommons@ric.edu.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License ( https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ ). For more information contact Digital Initiatives at James P. Adams Library, (401) 456-8380, Rhode Island College, 600 Mount Pleasant Ave., Providence, RI, 02903, digitalcommons@ric.edu.
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