Brush (heavily damaged bristles).

Brush (heavily damaged bristles).
Title
Brush (heavily damaged bristles).
Date 
1815-1850
Medium 
Stained wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 12 15/16 x 1/8 in. (32.9 x 0.3 cm)
Description 
Stained wood handle, tapers gradually to end, curves in toward ferrule. Seamless, conical metal ferrule. Chestnut bristles (heavily damaged).
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237b.69
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