Baroque

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Synonyms for Baroque

Synonyms for Baroque

elaborately and heavily ornamented

Synonyms for Baroque

the historic period from about 1600 until 1750 when the baroque style of art, architecture, and music flourished in Europe

elaborate and extensive ornamentation in decorative art and architecture that flourished in Europe in the 17th century

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having elaborate symmetrical ornamentation

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Certainly, the glass cases and the wall cabinets brim over with the Boroque magniloquence of diamond and emerald tiaras, minute little diamond eggs, cufflinks, earrings and diamond and aquamarine pins which are almost like glittering spider webs and unequalled in the world today.
Fiona's most recent work has combined Boroque wallpaper patterns with painted fragments of Bernini's sculptures, focusing particularly on the sense of touch - on hands and the tactility of cloth - and on heightened sensua t y.