Erection date: 2005
An information panel informs that the statue was commissioned by David Garrick and sculpted by Louis Roubiliac. It was bequeathed to the British Museum in 1799 and transferred to the British Library in 2005.
Site: British Library memorials (8 memorials)
NW1, Euston Road, The British Library
Credit for this entry to: Alan Patient of plaquesoflondon.co.uk