Door plate

Object Number: 
1933.46
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)
Marks: 
engraved: on plate: "A.B. DURAND"
Description: 
Rectangular silver plated brass door plate with engraved and black painted letters.
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Nora Durand Woodman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group