The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Comment on Jason and the Hope Commission

For examples of this, see Friederike Brun’s poem Thorwaldsons Jason, or Canova’s declaration upon seeing Jason for the first time, listed in the table of references below: Quest’ opera di quel giovane danese è fatto in uno stilo nuovo e grandioso!; cf. e.g., Thiele I, p. 181.

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