This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

Object Timeline

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2020

  • You found it!

Drawing, Elevation of Pedestal and Bottom of a Crucifix, ca. 1770

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1770. Its medium is black chalk, pen, ink, sepia wash on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Abram S. Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

30.2 × 13.1 cm (11 7/8 × 5 3/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: In two lines, of a French firm B[....]

Cite this object as

Drawing, Elevation of Pedestal and Bottom of a Crucifix, ca. 1770; France & Italy; black chalk, pen, ink, sepia wash on paper; 30.2 × 13.1 cm (11 7/8 × 5 3/16 in.); 1896-14-2

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

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

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18095355/ |title=Drawing, Elevation of Pedestal and Bottom of a Crucifix, ca. 1770 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=21 February 2020 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>