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Brush - bristles damaged

Brush - bristles damaged
Title
Brush - bristles damaged
Date 
1815-1850
Medium 
Stained wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 12 5/8 x 1/4 in. (32.1 x 0.6 cm)
Description 
Straight, stained wood handle. Conical, seamed, metal ferrule. Sable(?) bristles, very damaged.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237b.177
Marks 
Marked "3" on handle.
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