GALLI, Pietro
(b. 1804, Roma, d. 1877, Roma)

Louis Pasteur

c. 1870
Science Museum, Blythe House, London

This bronze statue represents Louis Pasteur, full length and holding a flask in his left hand.

Louis Pasteur (1822-1895) was a French chemist and microbiologist renowned for his discoveries of the principles of vaccination, microbial fermentation and pasteurisation.