Figurine: Johanna Marie Lind, ("Jenny", 1820-1887)

Object Number: 
1945.299
Date: 
1851-1861
Medium: 
Earthenware, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/4 x 3 3/8 x 3 in. ( 26 x 8.6 x 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten in ink(?): on front of base: "JENNY LIND"
Description: 
Glazed and over-painted earthenware figurine on oval base; standing female figure in white petticoat with dark rose floral decoration, light blue overskirt, lavender bodice, and white hat with yellow feather, holding a small book open in one hand; "JENNY LIND" handwrittten in black on front of base.
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