Brush - short bright

Brush - short bright
Title
Brush - short bright
Date 
1815-1850
Medium 
Lacquered wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 1/2 x 5/16 in. (29.2 x 0.8 cm)
Description 
Chestnut-brown, lacquered, wood handle, tapers to end. Cylindrical, seamed, metal ferrule. White bristles, stained with pigment.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237b.131
Marks 
Stamped "2" on handle. Three rows of "III" pattern encircle base of ferrule.
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