The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1836

Not later than 9.9.1836

The Apotheosis of Friedrich Schiller, A135, is modelled by Wilhelm Matthiä.

Primary sources

  • Thiele III, p. 558-559 (Thiele writes that the models were completed a year after the sketch, A138, had been received in Stuttgart; see also Thiele III, p. 546 (the page is misnumbered 446) and the letter dated 9.9.1835 from the Verein für Schiller’s Denkmal to Thorvaldsen).

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