Savonarola chair

nounItalian Furniture.
  1. a chair of the Renaissance having a number of transverse pairs of curved legs, crossing beneath the seat and rising to support the arms and back.

Origin of Savonarola chair

First recorded in 1915–20; after G. Savonarola

Words Nearby Savonarola chair Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024