The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1796


Thorvaldsen goes ashore in Tripoli.
The same night the frigate Thetis has to weigh anchor due to stormy weather.

Primary sources

  • Peder Pavels’ diary, in: Sven Sørensen and Joseph Schirò (ed.): Malta 1796-1797, Thorvaldsen’s Visit, Malta 1996, p. 38-39.
  • Thiele I, p. 65.

Other references

Last updated 29.05.2018