Sketch book back with pages
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)
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.
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.