The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1818

Presumably 15.6.1818 - 30.6.1818

Caroline von Humboldt poses twice for Thorvaldsen, who, to her disappointment, only spends two hours each time modelling a new portrait bust of her.

Primary sources

Letter from Caroline von Humboldt to Wilhelm von Humboldt 20.6.1818

Last updated 05.07.2019