Brush - short filbert
Stained wood, bristles, metal
Overall: 11 7/8 x 5/8 in. (30.2 x 1.6 cm)
Marked "5" on handle.
Stained brown wood handle, tapers to end, curves in slightly to ferrule. Seamed, cylindrical, metal ferrule. White bristles, stained from 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.