Folding stool

Object Number: 
INV.8800
Date: 
1875-1900
Medium: 
Wood, canvas, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall (unfolded): 15 1/2 x 12 3/8 x 12 in. (39.4 x 31.4 x 30.5 cm)
Marks: 
handwritten in pencil: on top of canvas seat: "65"
Description: 
Artist's folding stool with wooden frame and canvas seat; two metal rings attached to wooden frame on one side.
Gallery Label: 
Folding stools such as this one were used by landscape painters when working out-of-doors.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group