Brush - round - bristles damaged
Stained wood, bristles, metal
Overall: 12 1/2 x 1/4 in. (31.8 x 0.6 cm)
Marked "5" on handle. One row of "III" pattern encircles base of ferrule.
Reddish-brown lacquered/stained wood handle, tapers to end, curves in toward ferrule. Conical, seamless, metal ferrule. Squirrel(?) bristles, damaged.
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.