The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1840


Postpones the planned journey to Italy until the spring of 1841 at the request of Christian 8., who in turn has been prompted by Christine Stampe.

Primary sources

  • Letter dated 22.8.1840 from Henrik Stampe to Thorvaldsen.
  • Letter dated 7.9.1840 from Christian 8. to Thorvaldsen.
  • Letter dated 9.9.1840 from Thorvaldsen to Christine Stampe.
  • Letter dated 9.9.1840 from Christian 8. to Just Mathias Thiele.

Other references

  • Rigmor Stampe (ed.): Baronesse Stampes Erindringer om Thorvaldsen, Copenhagen 1912, p. 75-76.

Last updated 30.05.2016