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Brush - filbert

Brush - filbert
Title
Brush - filbert
Date 
1815-1850
Medium 
Stained wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 12 7/8 x 3/8 in. (32.7 x 1 cm)
Description 
Stained/lacquered orange colored wood handle, tapers to end, curves in at ferrule. Seamed, cylindrical, metal ferrule. White bristles.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237b.170
Marks 
Two rows of "III" pattern encircle base of ferrule.
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