Brush - short bright

Object Number: 
1932.237b.147
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Stained wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/8 x 5/16 in. (23.2 x 0.8 cm)
Marks: 
Stamped "3" on handle.
Description: 
Dark brown stained wood handle, with end broken off, tapers to end and curves in slightly to ferrule. Cylindrical, seamed, metal ferrule. White bristles, slightly damaged at top.
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