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rococo
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Fanciful but graceful asymmetric ornamentation in art and architecture that originated in France in the 18th century WordNet 3.0
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Rococo, less commonly Roccoco or Late Baroque, is an exceptionally ornamental and theatrical style of architecture, art and decoration which combines asymmetry, scrolling curves, gilding, white and pastel colors, sculpted molding, and trompe-l'œil frescoes to create surprise and the illusion of motion and drama. Wikipedia
A style of baroque architecture and decorative art, from 18th-century France, having elaborate ornamentation. Wiktionary
Style of baroque architecture etc. Wiktionary (translation)