David Albert Charles Armstrong-Jones, Viscount Linley, known professionally as David Linley, is an English furniture maker and Chairman of the auction house Christie’s UK.
The son of Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, and Antony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon, he is a grandson of King George VI, and is 18th in the line of succession to the British throne and the thrones of the 15 other Commonwealth realms and heir-apparent to the Earldom of Snowdon.
Linley opened a workshop in Dorking where he designed and made furniture for three years before setting up his own company David Linley Furniture Ltd, now known as LINLEY, where he makes bespoke furniture, upholstery, and interior design products known for their neoclassical appearance and use of inlaid woods.
LINLEY has completed interiors for some of the most beautiful and stylish residences and developments in the world. They source products from the very best international designers, juxtaposing these with antiques and contemporary artifacts. Each scheme is utterly unique and devised with the client’s brief and the architecture of the building in mind.