Literature for the suite:
1896 Inventory (4th Marquess' Heirlooms), f 38 r possibly 'Two gilt frame easy chairs upholstered in olive green plush velvet furnished with cord and loose holland covers'.
J. Leyland, 'Country Homes: Longleat', Country Life Illustrated, 14 August 1897, p. 154.
C. Hussey, 'Longleat, Wiltshire-IV', Country Life, 29 April 1949, p. 991, fig. 4.
H. Granville Fell (ed.), The Connoisseur Year Book, 1951, London, p. 41, fig. V.
M. Aldrich, 'The Marquess and the Decorator', Country Life, 7 December 1989, p. 167, fig. 9.