Definition of verre églomisé in English:
Glass decorated on the back with engraved gold or silver leaf or paint.
- The hood has dentile moulding, brass corinthians and verre églomisé panels beneath the swan necks.
- The rest was done by the distributors who enabled verre églomisé painting to become a lucrative trade.
- Sandl is famous for its colorful verre églomisé (mostly with religious and traditional themes).
Early 20th century: French, from verre 'glass' + églomisé, from Glomy, the name of an 18th-century Parisian picture-framer.
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