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Brush - round

Object Number: 
1932.237b.159
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Lacquered wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 3/8 x 3/8 in. (31.4 x 1 cm)
Marks: 
Marked "4" on handle.
Description: 
Black lacquered wood handle, lacquer coming off in places, tapers to point. Seamed conical, metal ferrule. White bristles, stained with pigment.
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