A Victorian era chaise longue.
chaise longue definition by Webster's New World
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a couchlike chair with a back support and a seat long enough to support outstretched legs
Origin: French literally , long chair
chaise longue definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun pl. chaise longues chaise longues or chaises longues
A reclining chair with a long seat that supports the outstretched legs.
Origin: French : chaise, chair + longue, long.