The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1808

Not later than 14.1.1808

The drawing The Virgin with Jesus and John is executed for Herman Schubart’s birthday, private collection, Sanderumgaard, Funen.

Primary sources

  • The drawing is signed and dated: “A. Thorvaldsen in.[?]” and “Rom li 14 Gen 1808”.
  • Letter dated 18.1.1808 from Herman Schubart to Thorvaldsen (“I have received your loving Madonna…”).

Other references

Last updated 19.12.2018