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1 Piece cream colored paper

1 Piece cream colored paper
Title
1 Piece cream colored paper
Date 
1815-1850
Medium 
Paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 1/4 x 7 3/4 in. (28.6 x 19.7 cm)
Description 
Heavy-weight, cream colored, machine-made, wove paper. Brown spot on one side, dirty, and discolored along edges.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237.m.40
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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group