Thomas Moran's Box of Palettes and Brushes

  • Unidentified, Thomas Moran's Box of Palettes and Brushes, wood and hair, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Miss Ruth B. Moran, 1948.8.5A-O

Title
Thomas Moran's Box of Palettes and Brushes
Artist
Date
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
part A (palette): 12 x 8 1/2 x 1/2 in. (30.6 x 21.6 x 1.2 cm)
part B (palette): 11 x 7 1/2 x 3/4 in. (28 x 19.1 x 1.8 cm)
part C (brush): length 11 in. (28.0 cm)
part D (brush): length 12 3/4 in. (32.5 cm)
part E (brush): length 13 1/8 in. (33.3 cm)
part F (brush): length 11 1/8 in. (28.4 cm)
part G (brush): length 11 1/4 in. (28.6 cm)
part H (brush): length 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm)
part I (brush): length 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm)
part J (brush): length 12 3/8 in. (31.5 cm)
part K (brush): length 12 in. (30.5 cm)
part L (brush): length 11 1/8 in. (28.3 cm)
part M (brush): length 11 1/4 in. (28.5 cm)
part N (brush): length 10 5/8 in. (27.1 cm)
part O (box): 20 1/2 x 15 1/8 x 4 in. (52.0 x 38.4 x 10.1 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Bequest of Miss Ruth B. Moran

Mediums Description
wood and hair
Classifications
Keywords
  • Occupation – art – painter
  • Object – art tool – palette
  • Object – art tool – artist's brush
Object Number
1948.8.5A-O
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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