Needlework picture

Needlework picture
Title
Needlework picture
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
Object Number 
1955.77
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group