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Entertainment at the Royal Surrey Zoological Gardens, c. 1849

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PressmarkEvan.2728
Heading or VenueRoyal Surrey Zoological Gardens
PlaceLondon, Walworth
TitleUnder the especial patronage of Her Majesty, Royal Surrey Zoological Gardens ... The first of a grand series of fetes d'eté will be given on Whit-Monday, Tuesday & Thursday June 5th, 6th, and 8th … The menagerie … Five giraffes .. The band will be conducted by Mr. Godfrey … Concert champetres … The pictorial novelty upon which the talents of Mr. Danson … have been employed for many months past, is a stupendous panoramic model al-fresco of the far-famed sacred Temples of Elora … Temple of "Keylas the Proud" … Splendid Pagoda of "Nundi", the sacred bull, the great cave of "Teen Tal," and the Temple of "Das Avatar" … pyro-scenic spectacle … Burrah-Tamashah or Grand Hindu Fes[iv]al! … Mr Southby, the unequalled artiste of the gardens … Admission one shilling
Size77 x 51 cm.
Date[1849?]
NotesPrinted in red and black. - With a square piece containing the letters 'iv' cut out of the word 'Festival' at the bottom of the poster
GenrePoster
SubjectGardens, English; Fireworks; Concerts; Singing; Menageries; Panoramas
NamesSouthby, J.; Danson, George; Godfrey, Mr.
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