There are 3 other images of this object. This object has no known copyright, and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

Object Timeline

1938

  • We acquired this object.

2003

2011

2015

2017

2019

  • You found it!

Drawing, Christ and the Adulterous Woman, 1750–60

This is a Drawing. It was created by Francesco Saverio Mergolo. It is dated 1750–60 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is brush and gray wash, pen and brown ink, graphite on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.

Its dimensions are

34.6 x 25 cm (13 5/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in pen and brown ink, lower right: Francus Xaverius Mergolo F.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Christ and the Adulterous Woman, 1750–60; Francesco Saverio Mergolo (Italian, 1746–1786); Italy; brush and gray wash, pen and brown ink, graphite on paper; 34.6 x 25 cm (13 5/8 x 9 13/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-4379

This object has no known Copyright restrictions.

You are welcome to use this image in compliance with our terms of use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18543375/ |title=Drawing, Christ and the Adulterous Woman, 1750–60 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=25 May 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>