Palette Knife

Object Number: 
1932.237.e6
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 3/8 x 9/16 in. (18.7 x 1.4 cm)
Marks: 
Inscribed on blade, cannot read.
Description: 
Burnished silver colored metal knife with squared handle and blade, bent into a scoop at the tip.
Gallery Label: 
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group