2 Pieces cream paper

2 Pieces cream paper
Title
2 Pieces cream paper
Date 
1815-1850
Medium 
Paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 5/8 x 9 in. (29.5 x 22.9 cm)
Description 
Cream colored paper, medium-weight, machine-made wove paper. Both pieces folded in half. One piece has streak of gray watercolor paint across its center. Both pieces slightly sun-damaged and dirty.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237.m.20
Marks 
Partial watermark on one piece: "J. WHATMAN/TURKEY MILL/1871 [date cut in half]
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