The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Comment on 17.1.-14.2.1797

As Thorvaldsen mentions a porcelain figure, it is undoubtedly the famous porcelain factory Real Fabbrica di Capodimonte, which was founded in 1743. Among other things, the factory produced porcelain sculptures, which explains Thorvaldsen’s interest.

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