Interiors Day 1: Pictures, Ceramics, Glass & Asian Works of Art | 27 February 2018
A Copeland Parian bust of Sir Titus Salt , after John Adams Acton , circa 1880
Sold for £480
A Copeland Parian bust of Sir Titus Salt (1803-76), after John Adams Acton , circa 1880, on a socle base, the bust impressed verso JOHN ADAMS ACTON FECIT and PUB. BY J. RHODES 1877 and impressed COPELAND , 38cm high; with an associated green serpentine marble base
Note: Sir Titus Salt, 1st Baronet, textile manufacturer, philanthropist and politician born in Morley, Leeds 1803. Built Salt's Mill and the model village of Saltaire. Briefly MP for Bradford in 1848. At his funeral in 1876, it is said that over a hundred thousand people lined the route. The bust is based on the full length statue of Salt by Adams Acton in Roberts Park, Saltaire, Bradford.
No siginificant damage detected. Small chips to rim of marble base.
Tuesday 27 February 2018, 10.30am
Sunday 25 February
10am - 2pm
Monday 26 February
9am - 5.30pm
Day of sale from 8.30am