John Bright, by John Acton-Adams John Bright by John Acton-Adams

John Bright. John Acton-Adams.??? Marble. 1869. The Reform Club, Pall Mall, London. The front of the base has “John Bright;” the rear of the bust has inscribed on its curved back “1811 John Bright M.P. 1889;” and the cylindrical part of the base has what appears to be “R[?]. W. Ssc 18[89?] / R. S. C.;” the side side of the base has inscribed “Born 16th Novr 1811, Died 27th March 1889.”

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