Brush - short lettering brush
Lacquered wood, bristles, metal
Overall: 13 3/4 x 1/4 in. (34.9 x 0.6 cm)
Dark brown (mahogany colored) lacquered wood handle, tapers to end. Conical, seamed, metal ferrule (covered in paint). Reddish-brown 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.