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Door plate

Door plate
Title
Door plate
Date 
ca. 1850-1886
Medium 
Brass, silver, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/8 x 4 1/2 x 1/8 in. (2.9 x 11.4 x 0.3 cm)
Description 
Rectangular silver plated brass door plate with engraved and black painted letters.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1933.46
Marks 
engraved: on plate: "A.B. DURAND"
Gallery Label 
This door plate belonged to the Hudson River School artist, Asher Brown Durand, and was mounted on the door of his studio at 91 Amity (now West 3rd) Street in lower Manhattan.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group