2 pieces paperboard with linen pasted on it

2 pieces paperboard with linen pasted on it
Title
2 pieces paperboard with linen pasted on it
Date 
1815-1850
Medium 
Linen, paperboard
Dimensions 
Overall (Paperboard): 13 1/2 x 11 3/16 in. (34.3 x 28.4 cm) Overall (Linen): 8 11/16 x 5 5/8 in. (22.1 x 14.3 cm)
Description 
Machine-made Paperboard: Both pieces are coming apart at the edges; smaller piece sun damaged, both grayish beige. Linen: purplish colored linen, pasted linen side down.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237.m.2
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