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Sketch book back with pages

Object Number: 
1932.237.m.6
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
Overall (Backing): 11 11/16 x 9 in. (29.7 x 22.9 cm) Overall (Pages): 11 1/16 x 8 1/2 in. (28.1 x 21.6 cm)
Description: 
Back: Layered paper sheets attached to cardboard with wide weave linen, covered in sheet of red marbled paper with piece of blue paper pasted over back. Sheets: stack of beige drawing paper, with acid staining in dots on top sheet. Sheets detaching from base.
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