Hogarth chair

Ho·​garth chair | \ ˈhōˌgärth, -gȧth- \

Definition of Hogarth chair

: any of certain 18th century English side chairs, usually with hooped back and cabriole legs

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History and Etymology for Hogarth chair

after William Hogarth †1764 English painter

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“Hogarth chair.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hogarth%20chair. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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