War of posts [graphic] / T. Colley fect.

Published/Created:
[London]
Pubd. by W Richardson, No. 68 High Holborn London
May 1, 1782
Physical Description:
1 print : etching & engraving ; plate mark 248 x 352 mm., on sheet 29 x 37 cm.
Notes:
Title from item.
Abstract:
The new ministry of Keppel, Conway, Burke, Fox and Richmond (together with Pitt the Younger) is depicted on the left riding small posts like hobby-horses, their identities indicated by numbers with a corresponding key beneath the design. On the right the members of the old ministry (Sandwich, Amherst, North and Mansfield) are shown entering the jaws of Hell, prodded by the Devil with a pitchfork. In the center is a dome on 5 pillars, the temple of the Constitution.
Associated Names:
Colley, Thomas, fl. 1780-1783 [Printmaker]
Topics:
Cannons
Conway, Henry Seymour, 1721-1795
Devil
Gallows
Hell
Pillories
Pitt, William, 1759-1806
Topics:
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1760-1789
Language:
English
Genre:
Engravings -- England -- London -- 1782
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1782
Political cartoons -- England -- 1782
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1782
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Call Number:
782.05.01.03+
Orbis Record:
6767602
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr04961
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10723598
PID:
digcoll:552769