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

Object Number: 
Z.2497
Date: 
c. 1850
Medium: 
Black gouache and gold metallic pigment on heavy card
Dimensions: 
frame: 8 3/8 x 7 x 5/8 in. ( 21.3 x 17.8 x 1.6 cm ) image height: 3 7/8 in. ( 9.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed: below bust: "JENNY LIND : / NEW YORK"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower center in brown ink wash: "JENNY LIND: / NEW YORK"
Description: 
Silhouette: Half-length female subject in left-facing profile; hair and costume painted in gold; rectangular wood frame.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group