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(Crafts) a type of painted or carved decoration in Scandinavian peasant style consisting of floral motifs
[C20: from Norwegian, literally: rose painting]
ro•se•ma•ling(ˈroʊ zəˌmɑ lɪŋ)
decorative work of Norwegian folk origin consisting of painted or carved floral designs, as on furniture or woodwork.
[1940–45; < Norwegian, =rose rose1 + maling painting]
Carved or painted decoration with floral motifs.
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|Noun||1.||rosemaling - a Scandinavian style of carved or painted decoration (as on furniture or walls or dinnerware) consisting of floral motifs|