The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Comment on Busts of Socrates and Apollo 1805-06

I.e., the Danish architect Bindesbøll, who also designed Thorvaldsens Museum.
On the purchaser of Socrates at the auction, see the notes in the Museum’s copy of the auction catalogue, op. cit., and THM j.no. 7II-2/1965.

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