Brush - flat

Title:
Brush - flat
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1932.237b.181
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