rose du Barry
rose Pompadour\ˈrōz+pronunciation at pompadour\
Definition of rose du Barry
: an opaque pink ceramic overglaze color developed in France during the 18th century
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Origin and Etymology of rose du barry
rose du barry probably from French, from Marie Jeanne Bécu, Comtesse du Barry †1793 mistress of King Louis XV of France; rose pompadour probably from French, from Jeanne Antoinette Poisson, Marquise de Pompadour †1764 mistress of King Louis XV of France
First Known Use: 1847See Words from the same year
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