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IoE Number: 413725
Location: WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE STATUE AND FOUNTAIN WITH BUSTS OF HOGARTH, HUNTER,NEWTON AND REYNOLDS IN GARDEN OF SQUARE, LEICESTER SQUARE W1
  PADDINGTON, CITY OF WESTMINSTER, GREATER LONDON
Photographer: Mr Jason Wen
Date Photographed: 04 July 2006
Date listed: 24 February 1958
Date of last amendment: 24 February 1958
Grade II

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TQ 2980 NECITY OF WESTMINSTERLEICESTER SQUARE, W171/71William Shakespeare Statue24.2.58and fountain with busts ofHogarth, Hunter, Newton and

TQ 2980 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER LEICESTER SQUARE, W1 71/71 William Shakespeare Statue 24.2.58 and fountain with busts of Hogarth, Hunter, Newton and Reynolds in garden of square. G.V. II Memorial sculptural fountain in centre of garden with busts to four corners. 1874 garden design by James Knowles with fountain sculpture by G. Fontana. White marble. "Stratford" statue of the Bard on tall square pedestal with dolphin supporters at angles over stepped circular plinth rising from inner basin, outer basin as flower bed compartmented by volute scrolls, the outer rim with pedestalled vases. The marble busts on granite plinths part of the same 1874 layout: Hogarth by J. Denham, John Hunter by T. Woolner, Isaac Newton by Calder Marshall, Reynolds by H. Weekes. Survey of London; Vol. XXXIV.

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