Brush - damaged bristles

Brush - damaged bristles
Title
Brush - damaged bristles
Date 
1815-1850
Medium 
Stained wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 3/8 x 1/4 in. (28.9 x 0.6 cm)
Description 
Stained wood handle, tapers minimally to end, tip is cut into point, curves in at ferrule. Conical, seamed, metal ferrule. White bristles, heavily damaged.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237b.186
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