Meaning of Dante chair

Dan'te chair"

Pronunciation: (dan-tes'ku, dän-tes'kä). [key]
— Italian Furniture.
  1. a chair of the Renaissance having two transverse pairs of curved legs crossing beneath the seat and rising to support the arms and back. Also calledCf. Savonarola chair.
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