Brush - filbert

Brush - filbert
Title
Brush - filbert
Date 
1815-1850
Medium 
Lacquered wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 5/8 x 3/16 in. (29.5 x 0.5 cm)
Description 
Black lacquered wood handle, lacquer coming off at end, end broken off. Seamed, cylindrical, metal ferrule. White bristles, stained.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237b.172
Marks 
Marked "4" on handle. One row of "///" pattern encircles 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