The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Comment on 17.1.-14.2.1797

The captain of the boat which was to take Thorvaldsen from Malta to Palermo in Sicily was probably the Maltese Vincenzo Portelli according to documents in the National Archives of Malta, see more about this below in the commentary to “tomorrow” under 18.1. (i.e. 19.1.).

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