THE BRITISH LIBRARY



print Print this page
home Home
site search Search British Library website
back Back

search tips

     
 

Record Details

Click on the image for the maximum size view.

*


Entertainment at the Royal Surrey Zoological Gardens in 1847

Copyright © The British Library Board
 


PressmarkEvan.1859
Heading or VenueRoyal Surrey Zoological Gardens
PlaceLondon, Walworth
TitleFirst exhibition of the new subject by Danson ... Royal Surrey Zoological Gardens, Monday, May 17th, 1847, … An entire new entrance possessing far superior advantages and accommodation has been erected, … conducting the visitor … directly in front of the grand pictoral representation of the town and bay of Gibraltar modelled and painted by Mr. Danson, … The menagerie! … The promenade concerts! … An accurate representation of the celebrated porcelain tower at Nankin, … The gothic bridge of statues has been repainted and decorated, and will lead to a panoramic moonlight view! Of the interior of one of those remarkable fortifications in the Rock of Gibraltar. … The grand display of fire worrs [sic] representing the siege of Gibraltar! … The proprietor has great pleasure in announcing, that during the season, Mons. Jullien will give a series of concerts … The Royal South London Floricultural Society, will hold their grand spring flower show, on Wednesday, May 25th, 1847 …
Size37.5 x 13 cm.
Date1847
Imprint[London] : J. W. Peel's steam machine, 74, New Cut, Lambeth
GenrePoster
SubjectGibraltar; Concerts; Diorama; Panoramas; Fireworks; Flower Shows
NamesDanson, George; Jullien, Louis Antoine, 1812-1860; Royal South London Floricultural Society
print Print this page
home Home
site search Search British Library website
back Back
top Back

About Search tips Simple search Advanced search Gallery Accessibility

All text is © British Library Board and is available under a CC-BY Licence except where otherwise stated