Black brush handle

Object Number: 
1932.237b.72
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Painted wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 5/8 x 3/16 in. (11.7 x 0.5 cm)
Marks: 
Stamped "2" on handle
Description: 
Wooden brush handle, painted black. Cut off at tip, broken at top. Tapers gradually to tip, bulges and curves back in to top.
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group