The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Comment on 24.10.1800

Living costs in Rome were high in 1800, see Thorvaldsen’s letter of 4.4.1800 to Abildgaard: ”...for all as to victuals is four times more expensive than it has ever been…”
Cf. also Thiele I, p. 164.

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