Louis-quinze meaning

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Of, relating to, or characteristic of the rococo style in architecture, furniture, and decoration of the reign of Louis XV.
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Designating or of the style of furniture, architecture, etc. of the time of Louis XV of France, characterized by rococo treatment with emphasis on curved lines and highly decorative forms based on shells, flowers, etc.
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Origin of louis-quinze

  • French

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition