The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Comment on 4.4.1800

In his latest letter of 3.12.1799, Abildgaard praised the works which Thorvaldsen had sent to Copenhagen in 1798. The works were: the group Bacchus and Ariadne, A1, the portrait bust of Tyge Rothe, A225 and a copy of a colossal Bacchus head, see the commentary to the above-mentioned letter from Abildgaard.

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