The Battle of Umbrellas
1 September 1784
Thomas, Walter (Engraver), engraver
1 folded leaf : illustration ; 20.6 x 25 cm folded to 21 x 13 cm
Folded plate opposite page 286, Vol. I, in: The Wit's magazine, or, Library of Momus : being a compleat repository of mirth, humour, and entertainment.
Size of image: 16 cm x 20 cm
Each monthly number has a fold-out frontispiece illustrating one of the issue's articles or poems.
Plates in first five numbers engraved by William Blake.
Editor and contributor to no. 1-4: Thomas Holcroft. Cf. NCBEL.
See Catalogue Link below for full Victoria University Library catalogue record.
Blake Suppl. no.105 v.1-2
English wit and humor -- Periodicals -- Early works to 1800.
Satire, English -- Periodicals -- Early works to 1800.
Collings, Samuel, artist