oleograph

noun
oleo·​graph | \ ˈō-lē-ə-ˌgraf How to pronounce oleograph (audio) \

Definition of oleograph

: a chromolithograph printed on cloth to imitate an oil painting

First Known Use of oleograph

1873, in the meaning defined above

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“Oleograph.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oleograph. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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