Brush - filbert
Wood, bristles, metal
Overall: 13 1/2 x 3/16 in. (34.3 x 0.5 cm)
Treated wood handle, mostly straight but tapers at end and slightly toward ferrule. Seamed, conical, copper ferrule, tarnished. Sable(?) bristles, stained dark at top by pigment.
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.