Paint Tube

Object Number: 
1932.237.c16
Date: 
1865-1872
Medium: 
Aluminum, paper label
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 15/16 x 3/4 in. (10 x 1.9 cm)
Description: 
Aluminum tube with paper label. Label: "H. W. GEAR & CO./ASPHALTUM./GOUPIL & CO.,/772 Broadway, N. Y."
Gallery Label: 
Company only operated from 1865 until 1871/72. Michael Knoedler was a partner. He bought Goupil in 1858, explaining the double label.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group