Brush - filbert

Object Number: 
1932.237b.77
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Stained wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 3/4 x 5/16 in. (34.9 x 0.8 cm)
Marks: 
Stamped "WINSOR & NEWTON" and "5" on handle.
Description: 
Yellow, lacquered wood handle, tapers to point, curves in toward ferrule. Cylindrical, seamed metal ferrule with three rings of "/////" pattern inscribed around base. 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