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Print, Cartouche Pitoresque

This is a Print. It was manufactured by Pierre-Edmé Babel. It is dated 1700–1775 and we acquired it in 1920. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Advisory Council. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

Sheet: 28.4 x 22.2 cm (11 3/16 x 8 3/4 in.)

It is inscribed

Lower left margin: Babel invenit et Sculpsit

Cite this object as

Print, Cartouche Pitoresque; Manufactured by Pierre Edme Babel (French, ca. 1720-1775); France; Sheet: 28.4 x 22.2 cm (11 3/16 x 8 3/4 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-232-1

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