A wing chair is also called a wing back chair is a luxurious type of club chair supported with wings from the back side. These wings from the back stretches till the arm rest of the sofa chair. The purpose of wings on the head side is to give support the head from both sides to give the user a comfortable easy sitting posture.
ORIGIN OF THE WING CHAIR:
The wing chair was first introduced in the 18th century in the United States with the same design as is used today.
DIFFERENT STYLES OF WING CHAIRS:
New styles of wing chairs are available on daily basis in the market but its basic styles are just two,
The flat winged chair style and
The scroll wing chair.
Besides these two standard wing styles there are also available butterfly wing and bat wing styled chairs.
These chairs wing stood strong back in the 1800 century where these chairs are a way out from the cold weather of England. Initially these chairs were made up of wood only but with the passage of time more innovations are made in the basic designs of the wing chair. Some of these styles are as under,
It is a French style of chair with up holstered arms, back and frames. But the back of this kind of chair is flat giving the seat a deep, wide space.
THE EGG DESIGNED WING CHAIR;
This style gives the seat a unique look, much liked by the youth. The person sitting on the chair enjoys the covered curves of the chair.
There is a wide variety of wing chairs and one should prefer its comfort before selecting a wing chair.