Tabouret that belonged to Asher B. Durand
Lacquered wood, bristles, metal
Overall: 11 3/4 x 1/4 in. (29.8 x 0.6 cm)
Stamped "1" on handle.
Black lacquered wood handle, tapers to end. Conical, seamed metal ferrule. White bristles, stained dark with paint.
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.