Print, Cartouche with a Statue of Mercury
This is a Print. It was designed by Pierre-Edmé Babel and etched by Pierre-Edmé Babel and published by Jacques Chéreau. It is dated 1700–1775 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is etching on off-white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
It is credited
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
It is inscribed
Bottom left: Babel inv et sculpsit Bottom center: Cartouche decore/ A Paris chez Jacques Chereau rue St. Jacques au grand St. Remy Bottom right: Avec Privilege du Roi/ 8
Cite this object as
Print, Cartouche with a Statue of Mercury; Designed by Pierre Edme Babel (French, 1720–1775); Published by Jacques Chéreau (French, 1688–1776); France; etching on off-white laid paper; Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-231-14