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Brush - bristles damaged

Object Number: 
1932.237b.202
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 7/8 x 1/4 in. (30.2 x 0.6 cm)
Marks: 
Marked "GOUPIL & C. NEW-YORK"
Description: 
Treated wood, straight handle, end broken off, flares minimally to ferrule. Copper, conical, seamless ferrule. Chestnut colored bristles, damaged.
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