Definition of Stevengraph in English:

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Stevengraph

Pronunciation: /ˈstēvənˌɡraf/

noun

A type of small picture made from brightly colored woven silk, produced during the late 19th century.
Example sentences
  • This picture is very crowded with figures and is larger than the normal Stevengraph.
  • Information on the back of the mount can help the collector determine the date of a Stevengraph.
  • The Stevengraphs were big sellers at the 1893 World's Columbian Exhibition in Chicago.

Origin

Named after Thomas Stevens (1828–88), English weaver, whose firm made them.

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Syllabification: Ste·ven·graph

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