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Brush - short bright

Brush - short bright
Title
Brush - short bright
Date 
1815-1850
Medium 
Stained wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 1/8 x 5/16 in. (23.2 x 0.8 cm)
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.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237b.147
Marks 
Stamped "3" on handle.
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