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Brush - fan blender

Object Number: 
1932.237b.158
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Lacquered wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 3/8 x 1 in. (34 x 2.5 cm)
Marks: 
Base of ferrule encircled with two rows of "///" pattern.
Description: 
Yellow lacquered wood handle, tapers minimally to end, curves in toward ferrule. Seamed, reverse conical, metal ferrule with arced tip. White bristles.
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