Royal Surrey Gardens: panorama of Mt Etna

#Picture Number LP165

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Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of the panorama of Mount Etna and the model of the caves of Vulcan and the Cyclops that entertained visitors to the Royal Surrey Gardens, Kennington, London between 1831 and 1862. At nightfall the caves were illuminated, Mount Etna ‘erupted’, and ‘a pleasing classic tableau’ appeared on the lake.