Secret Fore-Edged Paintings Revealed…

Last night my wife shared with me this link that showed books from the 19th Century that are illustrated with fore-edge paintings.  I know what you’re thinking … what the hell is a fore-edged painting?  Well its artwork on a book that can only be seen when the pages are fanned out.  I thought they were pretty neat, and are worth checking out.  Here is the link: http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2013/09/fore-edge-book-paintings/

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