How to use Trompe-l-oeil in a sentence

trompe-l-oeil
  • Instead of the three plain arches or doorways, he built a trompe l'oeil vision of the city of Thebes.

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  • In the dramatic Cupola Room his trompe l'oeil fresco gives the effect of a dome although it is only 3.5 inches in depth.

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  • The cathedral has no dome, but inside, a trompe l'oeil painting on its ceiling gives the illusion of a dome.

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  • The garden is full of trompe l'oeil effects and surrounded by mature trees.

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  • The restored decoration of the High Dining Room was based on the remains of the trompe l'oeil murals on the north wall.

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  • A 15th century nobleman 's palace, there are smatterings of period furniture and trompe l'oeil walls in what is quite a denuded exhibit.

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  • Here, the leather is smooth grained, the metal is gold and the Trompe l'oeil twist-lock closure contains a padded lock, but perhaps it's the hexagonal studs that line the purse through that really tells the tale of this $368.00 purse.

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