The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Comment on Ultimo 1797

Immediately after his arrival in Rome, Thorvaldsen made the acquaintance of Georg Zoëga, Carl Ludwig Fernow, Asmus Jakob Carstens and the entire circle of Northern European and particularly German artists and intellectuals in Rome.
See Rainer Schoch: ‘Rom 1797 – Frihedens tilflugtssted’, in: B. Jørnæs et al. (ed.): Kunst og Liv i Thorvaldsens Rom, Copenhagen 1992, p. 9.

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