Brush - filbert

Title:
Brush - filbert
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Stained wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/2 x 3/16 in. (29.2 x 0.5 cm)
Description: 
Stained wood handle, tapers to end, curves in slightly to ferrule. Conical, seamed, metal ferrule. White bristles, covered in dried pigment.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1932.237b.184
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