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2 Pieces cream colored copper plate paper inside 1 piece, folded blue paper

Title:
2 Pieces cream colored copper plate paper inside 1 piece, folded blue paper
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
Overall (Blue Paper): 13 1/4 x 16 1/4 in. (33.7 x 41.3 cm) Overall (Copper Plate): 8 5/8 x 5 1/8 in. (21.9 x 13 cm)
Description: 
Blue paper, medium-weight, woven, hand-made(?). Folded in half, and tearing in two. Edges ripping. Cream colored copper plate laid paper, cut cleanly along sides, both sheets spotted with acid stains.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1932.237.m.22
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