Johanna Maria ("Jenny") Lind (1820-1887): Silhouette

Object Number: 
Z.2397
Date: 
c. 1850
Medium: 
Black ink and wash, brown wash, and bronze metallic pigment on beige paper, laid on board
Dimensions: 
frame: 9 3/4 x 6 1/4 x 3/4 in. ( 24.8 x 15.9 x 1.9 cm ) image: 8 5/8 x 5 1/4 in. ( 21.9 x 13.3 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: lower right: "Jenny Lind"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower right with sitters signature in brown ink: "Jenny Lind"
Description: 
Silhouette: Full-length female figure in left-facing profile; silhouette in black ink with bronze highlights on folds of skirt; beige paper with ground plane and vegetation painted in wash; gilded rectangular frame.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group