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Serpentine


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With respect to furniture, an undulating form with a convex (i.e. protruding) centre and concave ends; in the context of Louis XV furniture, serpentine is known as arbalette. ‘Reverse serpentine’ ...

Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.


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