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Brush - short filbert

Brush - short filbert
Title
Brush - short filbert
Date 
1815-1850
Medium 
Lacquered wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 10 5/8 x 1/4 in. (27 x 0.6 cm)
Description 
Reddish-brown lacquered wood handle, tapers slightly to point. Seamed, cylindrical, metal ferrule. White bristles, slightly damaged.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237b.136
Marks 
Stamped "1" 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