Brush - filbert

Object Number: 
1932.237b.199
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Lacquered wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 3/4 x 3/16 in. (32.4 x 0.5 cm)
Marks: 
Three rows of "///" around ferrule. Marked "WINSOR & NEWTON" and "1" on handle
Description: 
Yellow lacquered wood handle, tapers to end, curves in slightly to ferrule. Seamed conical metal ferrule. White bristles stained with dried pigment.
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