Johanna Maria ("Jenny") Lind (1820-1887); verso: sketch of a head

Object Number: 
1945.584
Date: 
c. 1860-70
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, gouache, and black ink on card; graphite
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/2 x 9 1/4 in. ( 29.2 x 23.5 cm )
Marks: 
Inscribed: at lower left: "Mlle. Jenny Lind" Inscribed: at lower right:"by Alfred Bryan A.B."
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right in graphite: "AB [monogram]"; inscribed below in black ink: "By Alfred Bryan."; at lower left: "Madlle Jenny Lind."; at upper right in graphite: "4 wide"; above in black ink: "Jenny Lind"; verso inscribed at upper left in graphite: "Water color sketch of / 'Jenny Lind,' by / Alfred Bryan, / London / (1852-1899.) / Acquired by 'L.W.' / Dec. 1927."; at center in blue crayon: "A Bryan"; at lower right in graphite: "Alfred Bryan"
Description: 
Portrait
Credit Line: 
Gift of Leonidas Westervelt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group