The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1824

Not earlier than 24.12.1824

C.W. Eckersberg, A788.

Primary sources

  • Accounts 1823-1828, p. 50.
  • Freight bill dated 2.7.1825, crate no 49, from Hermann Ernst Freund to Thorvaldsen (at which date the carving of the bust must have been completed).

Other references

  • Else Kai Sass: Thorvaldsens Portrætbuster, Copenhagen 1963-65, Vol. I, p. 258-262.
  • Villads Villadsen, C.W. Eckersbergs dagbøger 1810-1837, Copenhagen 2009, Vol. 1, p. 123 (mentions the completion of the modelled bust).

Last updated 16.06.2014