Bouquet of dried flowers

Object Number: 
1945.217
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.
Gallery Label: 
This bouquet is associated with the singer Jenny Lind, but its specific connection is unknown.
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