Brush - bristles damaged
Stained wood, bristles, metal
Overall: 13 x 1/4 in. (33 x 0.6 cm)
Stained wood handle, dark discoloration throughout, tapers minimally to end, curves in at ferrule. Seamed conical metal ferrule covered in pigment. Sable(?) bristles.
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.
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.