Definition of Barcelona chair in English:

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Barcelona chair

Entry from US English dictionary


An armless chair with a curved metal frame and padded leather cushions.
Example sentences
  • He is seated on a black leather Barcelona chair, designed by the great Mies Van der Rohe.
  • But there are full-size chairs here as well, including a cream-coloured Barcelona chair and Ron Arad's Tom Vac.
  • I'm not saying the designs are bad, it's just that they should look somewhere else, just as I wouldn't compare that armchair to the Van der (no pun intended) Rohe Barcelona chair.
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