A bergère chair is a large armchair of French origin. These chairs were first produced during the French Regency period, and they gradually spread to other regions of Europe.
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Distinct features are a completely enclosed back, seat and sides. This can be upholstery or caning. It always has an exposed wood frame and can be quite intricately carved. Typically the seat cushion is large and overstuffed.
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