Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Rococo

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_10092

\rә-kō-()kō, rō-kә-kō\ n (1840) Extremely ornate eighteenth century style featuring scrolls, shells, and fanciful forms. This term is often used in connection with furniture and fashionable fabric materials.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA