The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Comment on Christian 8.'s Loan from Thorvaldsen

The detailed travel diaries of Christian Frederik contain additional examples of jewelry, clothes, paintings, sculptures, china, and other purchases made on the trip; cf. Fabritius, Friis & Kornerup (ed.), op. cit., 1973 and 1976. See also the Related Articles Christian 8.’s Table Decoration and Commission for the Danish Royal Family for more on the specific items bought from Thorvaldsen.

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