From his fine series of engravings of Rocaille Cartouches
28.2 x 17.7 cm. Trimmed to edges.
Pierre-Edmé Babel (1720–1775) was a French engraver. Babel designed pieces for the Palace of Versailles, today they are seen in the Hall of Mirrors at the Palace. Works by Babel are held in the collection of the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Victoria and Albert Museum and the Harvard Art Museums.