Definition of livre d'artiste in US English:

livre d'artiste

noun

Art
  • A type of luxury illustrated book in which each illustration is printed directly from the etching plate, lithographic stone, etc., on which the artist has worked.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Studio. From French livre d'artiste book both conceived and physically produced by an artist from livre book + de + artiste.

Pronunciation

livre d'artiste

/ˌliːvrə dɑːˈtiːst/