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Louis Seize

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noting or pertaining to the style of architecture, furnishings, and decoration prevailing in France at the end of the 18th century, continuing the lightness of the Louis Quinze period with a stricter adherence to classical models.

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Origin of Louis Seize

1890–95; <French: Louis XVI
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Louis Seize
/ (sɛz) /

adjective

of or relating to the style of furniture, decoration, and architecture of the time of Louis XVI of France, belonging to the late French rococo and early neoclassicism
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