Bouquet of dried flowers

Bouquet of dried flowers
Title
Bouquet of dried flowers
Date 
ca. 1850
Medium 
Plant material, paper, aluminum foil, felt
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 6 x 8 in. ( 8.9 x 15.2 x 20.3 cm )
Description 
Bouquet of dried flowers with paper doily wrapped beneath bouquet; stems wrapped with aluminum foil and in a sleeve of red felt.
Credit Line 
Gift of Leonidas Westervelt
Object Number 
1945.217
Gallery Label 
This bouquet is associated with the singer Jenny Lind, but its specific connection is unknown.
Provenance 
The Jenny Lind Collection of Leonidas Westervelt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group