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11.8.1810

J.L. Lund leaves Rome, bound for Copenhagen, in the company of Friederike Brun and Ida Brun.

Primary sources

  • J.L. Lund: Rejsedagbog, Håndskriftafdelingen, NKS 2055, I-II, Det Kongelige Bibliotek, quoted in Hannemarie Ragn Jensen: ‘Ein dänischer Nazarener. J.L. Lunds Altargemälde’, in: Hafnia. Copenhagen Papers in the History of Art, 1978, p. 82 (dates the departure 11.8.1810).
  • Letter dated 4.9.1810 from J.L. Lund to Thorvaldsen.
  • Letter dated presumably October 1810 from J.L. Lund to Thorvaldsen.
  • Frederike Brun: Römisches Leben, Zweiter Theil, Leipzig 1833, p. 319 (dates the departure 12.8.1810).

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