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Jenny Lind

Object Number: 
1945.296
Date: 
ca. 1850
Medium: 
Silk, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 17 1/4 x 15 1/4 x 1/4 in. ( 43.8 x 38.7 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
Silk and lithographed paper portrait of Jenny Lind, bust and arms printed with black, green, pink, and blue on flesh toned paper; dress sewn with yellow silk and stuffed; green silk sewn into a curtain around the figure; white silk ground; sewn onto green pasteboard with tan cotton edging.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Leonidas Westervelt
Provenance: 
The Jenny Lind Collection of Leonidas Westervelt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group