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Brush - bristles almost gone

Object Number: 
1932.237b.137
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Stained wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 3/4 x 3/8 in. (29.8 x 1 cm)
Marks: 
Stamped "WINSOR & NEWTON" and "4" on handle.
Description: 
Brown stained wood handle, tapers to end, end broken off, curves in toward ferrule. Cylindrical, seamed, metal ferrule. White bristles, almost gone.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this tabouret was used by Asher B. Durand, an artist and engraver best known for his Hudson River school paintings.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group