The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

There are 112 Documents from 1804

Tidligst 1804

Menicuccia ?

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Menicuccia has to stay in bed because she has been kicked by a horse. She asks Thorvaldsen to he...

1804-1806

Maria Zoëga

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Maria Zoëga asks Thorvaldsen why he avoids her to the extent of not wanting to appear at his wind...

Efter 1804

NN

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

Tidligst 1804

Sophie von Pobeheim

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

Efter 1804

NN

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

Antagelig efter 1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

Efter foråret 1804

NN

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

1804

? Sagrestani

Omnes

The commentary for this poem is not available at the moment.

Muligvis 1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this fragment is not available at the moment.

Presumably 1804-05

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

9.1.1804

Redaktørerne ved Nyeste Skilderie af Kjøbenhavn

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

10.1.1804

Jacqueline Schubart

NN

A fragment of a letter presumably from Jacqueline Schubart, suggesting support for Thorvaldsen. T...

17.1.1804

Nicolai Abildgaard

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Abildgaard is happy about Thorvaldsen’s success in Rome. He has received the busts Thorvaldsen se...

21.1.1804

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart reports on his efforts to obtain commissions for Thorvaldsen from Denmark. Through her h...

February 1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Irina Vorontsova

Contract between Countess Vorontsova and Thorvaldsen. Thorvaldsen undertakes to make a group depi...

February 1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

A sheet with text fragments – possibly transscriptions – written by Thorvaldsen for his own purpo...

Antagelig februar 1804

Camillo Buti

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bill from Camillo Buti to Thorvaldsen.

Omkring 1.2.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen thanks Schubart and his sister Charlotte Schimmelmann for the efforts they are making...

Februar-marts 1804

Herman Schubart

C.F. Hansen

Schubart proposes that C.F. Hansen should commission works by Thorvaldsen for the rebuilding of C...

7.2.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley thanks Thorvaldsen for the letter that he has finally received and tries to cheer up the ...

Medio februar 1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

C.F.F. Stanley

Thorvaldsen is sorry that Stanley is still in poor health. He longs to see him in Rome. He asks h...

25.2.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Thorvaldsen apologizes for his long silence due to an illness which has left him incapable of wor...

25.2.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Third draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen apologizes for his long silence due to an illness which has ...

25.2.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

First draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen apologizes for his long silence due to an illness which has ...

25.2.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Second draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen apologizes for his long silence due to an illness which has...

28.2.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley is recovering from his illness and has visited Schubart, who has informed him of the deat...

Ultimo februar 1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Gotskalk Thorvaldsen

Fragment of a draft in which Thorvaldsen tells his father that he has been ill, and that he has h...

5.3.1804

Irina Vorontsova

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Countess Vorontsova asks Thorvaldsen to go to the banker Torlonia in order to draft a contract li...

6.3.1804

Fonden ad usus publicos

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The foundation ad usus publicos grants Thorvaldsen 300 Danish rix-dollars due to his progress in ...

26.3.1804

Herman Schubart

Frederik 6.

Schubart tries to persuade Crown Prince Frederik (6.) to commission works from Thorvaldsen for th...

27.3.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Kunstakademiet, København

Stanley requests permission from the Royal Academy to remain in Naples until he has recovered fro...

Antagelig april-juni 1804

Arnold Wallick

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Arnold Wallick sends greetings to Thorvaldsen from Rome and asks him whether the bust of Mathias ...

3.4.1804

Massimiliano Laboureur

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Receipt from Massimiliano Laboureur confirming payment for two blocks of marble.

5.4.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley has been well and ill by turns all winter. He will not be able to come to Rome until he h...

10.4.1804

Andreas Christian Gierlew

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Gierlew invites Thorvaldsen to join him on a visit to the Museo Pio-Clemente.

10.4.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley is not sure if Thorvaldsen received his last letter and writes more or less the same thin...

Medio april 1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Fragment of a longer draft letter.

Medio april 1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen writes that he has received a grant of 300 rix-dollars from the Danish King. He thank...

Medio april 1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Fonden ad usus publicos

Thorvaldsen is grateful for the grant which has encouraged him while he was suffering from low sp...

20.4.1804

Maria Zoëga

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Maria Zoëga is disappointed that she has not heard from Thorvaldsen and hopes that her letter wil...

24.4.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Fonden ad usus publicos

Thorvaldsen is very grateful for the grant and asks that his deepest gratitude may be conveyed to...

24.4.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Fonden ad usus publicos

Thorvaldsen is very grateful for the grant and asks that his deepest gratitude may be conveyed to...

Ultimo april 1804

Adam Gottlob Detlef Moltke

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Moltke asks Thorvaldsen for the address of the German architects Gottlieb Steinmeyer and Karl Fri...

Før 4.5.1804

Irina Vorontsova

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Countess Vorontsova writes that she has not received an answer to her letter asking Thorvaldsen w...

4.5.1804

Fyodor Matveyev

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The Russian painter Fyodor Matveyev forwards a letter from Countess Irina Vorontsova, who through...

7.5.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Irina Vorontsova

Thorvaldsen has learned from Countess Vorontsova’s letter that she has not received his answer no...

19.5.1804

J.F. Clemens

J.L. Lund

On behalf of Johan Bülow, Clemens inquires about Thorvaldsen’s price of a marble copy of an...

20.5.1804

Ercole Consalvi

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Thorvaldsen’s travelling permit valid from Rome to Leghorn, issued for his trip to Florence and M...

22.5.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley is sad that Thorvaldsen has left Naples. He hopes to recover completely from his illness ...

23.5.1804

Adam Gottlob Detlef Moltke

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Ode to Thorvaldsen’s vitality and creativity. Thorvaldsen is described as one who receives the ne...

24.5.1804

Massimiliano Laboureur

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Receipt from Massimiliano Laboureur confirming payment for a block of marble.

Efter 24.5.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Probably a list of the expected profits from the artworks commissioned from Thorvaldsen at the ti...

Antagelig ultimo juni 1804

NN

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bill for lodgings for 12 days and for food and lodgings for 12 days, presumably in Florence.

Antagelig tidligst ultimo juni 1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Thorvaldsen’s list of clothing, presumably to be purchased, packed or washed.

Juni-primo juli 1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

J.L. Lund

Thorvaldsen asks Lund to deliver a letter from him to Maria Zoëga. He has remained in Florence an...

4.6.1804

Redaktørerne ved Nyeste Skilderie af Kjøbenhavn

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

Før 18.6.1804

Christian 8.

Christian 8.

Prime Minister Christian Ditlev Reventlow is considering having sculptures for the new Christians...

18.6.1804

C.F. Hansen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hansen is going to commission works for Christiansborg from Thorvaldsen, but as the rebuilding of...

2.7.1804

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart asks Thorvaldsen to let him know when he is coming to Montenero, where he can stay and w...

Efter 2.7. og antagelig før 9.7.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen thanks Schubart for his letter and tells him that he hopes to see him at Montenero th...

Antagelig medio juli 1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Anna Maria Uhden

In a few Italian phrases Thorvaldsen tries to apologize for not having written to Anna Maria Uhd...

Efter 9. og før 16.7.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

J.L. Lund

Thorvaldsen is happy that J.L. Lund has had his grant prolonged so that he can stay in Rome for a...

13.7.1804

J.L. Lund

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Lund sends greetings and requests from Anna Maria Uhden. He informs Thorvaldsen that he has given...

Efter 16.7. og senest 6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

J.L. Lund

Thorvaldsen asks Lund to take care of his studio while he is gone. He thanks him for having assis...

21.7.1804

Laurits Engelstoft

Rasmus Nyerup

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

Primo august 1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

C.F. Hansen

Thorvaldsen thanks Hansen for his invitation to contribute to the decoration of Christiansborg. H...

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

First draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen tells Abildgaard how devastated he was when he received the ...

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

J.L. Lund

Thorvaldsen thanks Lund for having assisted him in a financial matter but asks him not to give an...

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Thorvaldsen informs Abildgaard that he has been seriously ill. He asks Abildgaard’s permission to...

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Anna Maria Uhden

Thorvaldsen apologizes for not having written before since he has been busy travelling. He has ar...

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Anna Maria Uhden

Thorvaldsen writes to Anna Maria Uhden. The letter has been damaged, but its content seems clear ...

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Kunstakademiet, København

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Second draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen informs Abildgaard that he has been seriously ill. He asks ...

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Second draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen tells Abildgaard that he is going to Carrara with Herman Sc...

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Kunstakademiet, København

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Kunstakademiet, København

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

Omkring 8.8.1804

Vincenzo Viviani

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

10.8.1804

Anna Maria Uhden

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Anna Maria Uhden has received Thorvaldsen’s letter from J.L. Lund. She is pleased to know that Th...

11.8.1804

J.L. Lund

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Lund thanks Thorvaldsen for his letter and looks forward to their reunion in Rome. He informs Tho...

11.8.1804

J.C. Ulrich

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Thorvaldsen’s travelling permit issued for his trip from Leghorn to Genoa and Carrara and back in...

12.8.1804

Laurits Engelstoft

Rasmus Nyerup

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

Not earlier than 24.8.1804

NN

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

29.8.1804

Poul Scheel

Georg Zoëga

Scheel tells Zoëga to give his regards to Thorvaldsen and ask him not to delay the bust Scheel ha...

30.8.1804

Theodor von der Ropp

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Ropp repeats in writing his commission for 10 marble busts after antique models and the restorati...

Efterår 1804

Jevdokija Ivanovna Golitsyna

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Golitsyna explains that she has written to the banker Torlonia concerning the money she owes Thor...

2.9.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley complains that Thorvaldsen never writes, but he refuses to repay him in kind. He is recup...

16.9.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley is planning to remain near Naples until the middle of October and then go to Rome. He wri...

16.9.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

A piece of paper just with information on the recipient.

23.9.1804

Accademia Fiorentina, Giovanni degli Alessandri

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

24.9.1804

Herman Schubart

C.F.F. Stanley

Thorvaldsen is at Montenero, and Schubart writes enthusiastically about The Dance of the Muses on...

25.9.1804

J.C. Ulrich

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Thorvaldsen’s travelling permit valid from Leghorn to Rome, issued for his return after his stay ...

9.10.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Herman Schubart

Stanley thanks Schubart for recommending him to people in Denmark. He feels almost cured after tw...

22.10.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley congratulates Thorvaldsen on his appointment as professor at the Academy of Fine Arts in ...

Sandsynligvis før 27.10.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

C.F.F. Stanley

In two draft letters Stanley is thanked for his congratulations on Thorvaldsen’s appointmen...

27.10.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen worries that the yellow fever in the area of Leghorn will affect the Schubarts.

27.10.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Fragment of a draft letter. Thorvaldsen thanks the Schubarts.

30.10.1804

Giuseppe Cardelli

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

30.10.1804

Waldemar Henrik Rothe

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The theologian Waldemar Henrik Rothe thanks Thorvaldsen for his friendship during his stay in Rom...

2.11.1804

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart reports that Thorvaldsen’s portrait busts of himself and Jacqueline Schubart, A718...

Efter 7.11.1804-før 12.6.1806

Johann Christian Reinhart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Reinhart invites Thorvaldsen to dinner at Elisa von der Recke’s house.

13.11.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley is ready to go to Rome but is stopped by the news of an epidmic in the area around Leghor...

20.11.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley thanks Thorvaldsen for his letter and asks him to thank Christian Hornbech for the letter...

22.11.1804

Camillo Buti

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bill for lodgings for seven months in Casa Buti.

26.11.1804

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart wants to know if Thorvaldsen will accept the commission of Baptismal Font, cf. A555,1. B...

30.11.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen apologizes for his late reply and informs Schubart that he is finishing Bacchus, A2. ...

30.11.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Three short drafts of a letter. Thorvaldsen acknowledges receipt of a letter from Schubart and wr...

7.12.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen apologizes for his late answer to Schubart’s letter. He thanks him for the comm...

13.12.1804

Irina Vorontsova

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Countess Vorontsova inquires about the progress of the sculptures she has commissioned and reques...

Ultimo 1804

Giovanni Battista Pinchart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

A bill from the carpenter Pinchart to Thorvaldsen for carpentry done in the period from October 1...

26.12.1804

Antonio Canova

Nicolai Abildgaard, Kunstakademiet, København

Canova thanks Abildgaard for his nomination as a member of the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts,...

28.12.1804

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart and his wife have moved from Montenero to Pisa, where they have to spend the winter beca...

29.12.1804

Nicolai Abildgaard

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Abildgaard recommends the bearer of the letter, Carl Christian Seydewitz, to Thorvaldsen. He comm...