Special Summer Offerings

Now through September 6th enjoy an exciting array of family programs and admission discounts for museum-goers of all ages!

Brush - flat(?) - bristles damaged.

Object Number: 
1932.237b.192
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Lacquered wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 x 1/4 in. (33 x 0.6 cm)
Marks: 
Marked "6" (I think, couldn't quite tell) on handle.
Description: 
Reddish-brown, lacquered wood handle, tapers to point, curves in toward ferrule. Cylindrical, seamed, metal ferrule. White bristles, heavily 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