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Brush - filbert(?) - bristles damaged

Object Number: 
Lacquered wood, bristles, metal
Overall: 11 7/8 x 1/8 in. (30.2 x 0.3 cm)
Black lacquered wood handle, tapers minimally to end. Conical, copper, seamless ferrule. Chestnut bristles, damaged.
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