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superimposition 

The ability to see two similar images superimposed but not mentally fused. Examples: seeing a bird in a cage with both eyes in a synoptophore when one eye is presented with a bird and the other with a cage; seeing the letter E in a synoptophore when one eye is presented with the letter F and the other with the letter L. See Worth's classification of binocular vision.
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In 121 Homes for Sale, LA/Orange County, 2001, Salavon superimposes recent real-estate photos of houses in the $250,000-$350,000 range: The result is a gray horizontal fog (the ghost of the houses themselves) above a stratum of a lighter gray (121 layers of California street); a hint of green suggests bushes.
Midtown--HBO/Grace superimposes two perspectives, and many canvases, like Midtown--Crowne Plaza Hotel, simulate the disorienting experience of being at urbanism's ground zero.
Different in almost every conceivable way from the wax paintings, these works are, in a sense, another layer of meaning that the artist superimposes on his own work.