A comparable sofa was supplied to Robert Child of Osterley Park, circa 1775, by John Linnell. A set of six giltwood armchairs with similar legs was supplied by the same maker to John Campbell, 5th Duke of Argyll (1723-1806) for Inveraray Castle, Argyll, circa 1775. (H. Hayward & P. Kirkham, William and John Linnell, London, 1980, Vol. II, p. 46 & 132, figs. 90 & 261).