Scherherazade, the white Persian cat, occupied the wing-chair.
As a safe and sane compromise she took refuge behind the back of the wing-chair.
In chapter 6, Des Esseintes is relaxing in a wing-chair in front of the fire, remembering an event.
As he spoke, he slouched wearily over to the wing-chair Alison had recently occupied, and dropped into it like a dead weight.
He sank into a wing-chair before the fire and rested his head on his thin hand.
But to me came Doctor Richard Geddes, and threw himself into a wing-chair.