Definition of on view in US English:

on view


  • (especially of a work of art) being shown or exhibited to the public.

    • ‘The exhibits went on view yesterday afternoon in advance of the auction at 7.30 pm.’
    • ‘The latest model from that range was put on view to the public.’
    • ‘A very impressive photographic exhibition is currently on view at Tubbercurry Community Library.’
    • ‘This long-overlooked painter is the subject of an exhibition currently on view in New York.’
    • ‘Two exhibitions currently on view in London are devoted to Madame de Pompadour.’
    on display, on exhibition, on show
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