Brush - flat

Object Number: 
1932.237b.181
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 7/8 x 7/16 in. (32.7 x 1.1 cm)
Description: 
Treated wood handle, stained dark in places in top half of handle, tapers slightly to end, curves in at ferrule. Conical, seamless, copper ferrule. Squirrel(?) 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