Needlework picture

Object Number: 
1955.77
Date: 
1850-1855
Medium: 
Silk, paper, metal, hair
Dimensions: 
Overall: 19 1/2 x 16 x 2 in. ( 49.5 x 40.6 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Vertical rectangular needlework picture with printed portrait of Jenny Lind sitting on a brocade settee, on moiré ground surrounded with taffeta drapery, the dress is yellow satin with a fringed shawl collar and olive green silk sash, and a dark blue velvet peplum jack with braided trim.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Charles E. Banker
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group