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Brush - sable hair blending brush

Brush - sable hair blending brush
Title
Brush - sable hair blending brush
Date 
1815-1850
Medium 
Lacquered wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 x 3/4 in. (17.8 x 1.9 cm)
Description 
Straight dark brown lacquered wood handle. Wrapped, lacquered thread ferrule. Sabel(?) bristles.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237b.153
Marks 
Painted in red on handle: "INV.390J"
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