noun see vignette I

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  • vignettist — noun a person who makes vignettes; a vignetter …   Wiktionary

  • vignettist — n. one who creates vignettes …   English contemporary dictionary

  • vignettist — vi·gnet·tist …   English syllables

  • vignettist — ed.ə̇st noun ( s) : an artist, designer, or author who produces vignettes …   Useful english dictionary

  • vignette — vignettist, n. /vin yet /, n., v., vignetted, vignetting. n. 1. a decorative design or small illustration used on the title page of a book or at the beginning or end of a chapter. 2. an engraving, drawing, photograph, or the like that is shaded… …   Universalium

  • vi|gnet|ter — «vihn YEHT uhr», noun. 1. a device for producing photographic vignettes. 2. = vignettist. (Cf. ↑vignettist) …   Useful english dictionary

  • vignette — I. noun Etymology: French, from Middle French vignete, from diminutive of vigne vine more at vine Date: 1611 1. a running ornament (as of vine leaves, tendrils, and grapes) put on or just before a title page or at the beginning or end of a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • vignetter — /vin yet euhr/, n. 1. Photog. a device for blurring the edges of a photographic image so as to fade them into a plain surrounding area. 2. a vignettist. [1870 75; VIGNETTE + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • Johannot, Tony — (11/9/1803 Offenbach 8/4/1852 Paris) (France)    Etcher, woodcut designer, lithographer, painter, and illustrator. Best known as a vignettist. He provided illustrations to numerous erotic works of fiction and poetry    Reproductions: [House of… …   Dictionary of erotic artists: painters, sculptors, printmakers, graphic designers and illustrators

  • vignette — [vi: njɛt, vɪ ] noun 1》 a brief evocative account or description. 2》 a small illustration or portrait photograph which fades into its background without a definite border. 3》 a small ornamental design in a book or carving, typically based on… …   English new terms dictionary

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