Brush - round
Lacquered wood, bristles, metal
Overall: 12 1/2 x 3/16 in. (31.8 x 0.5 cm)
"///" pattern encircling base of ferrule. Marked "9" or "0" (cannot tell) on handle.
Black, lacquered wood handle, tapers to end. Conical, seamless, copper ferrule. Squirrel(?) 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.