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Brush - bristles damaged

Brush - bristles damaged
Title
Brush - bristles damaged
Date 
1815-1850
Medium 
Wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 7/8 x 1/4 in. (30.2 x 0.6 cm)
Description 
Treated wood, straight handle, end broken off, flares minimally to ferrule. Copper, conical, seamless ferrule. Chestnut colored bristles, damaged.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237b.202
Marks 
Marked "GOUPIL & C. NEW-YORK"
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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group