The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Comment on Christian 8.'s Loan from Thorvaldsen

Cf. Sjøqvist (ed.), op. cit., p. 22. See the entries by the following dates:

  • April 9, 1826: “CF’s debt to Donner is assumed by the royal finances”
  • April 17, 1826: “CF’s debt is assumed by the [royal] finances according to a royal rescript dated April 15, 1826. The debt is in the amount of 141,000 marks banco, which CF. undertakes to repay with 4% annual interest and annual partial repayments of the principal in the amount of 4,400 silver rigsbankdaler.”

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