The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Correspondence between Bertel Thorvaldsen and Poul Scheel

25.2.1800

Poul Scheel

Bertel Thorvaldsen

A greeting in Thorvaldsen’s album.

10.4.1800

Poul Scheel

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Scheel sends greetings to his friends in Rome. He recommends the island of Menorca, which is said...

20.5.1801

Poul Scheel

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Scheel thanks Thorvaldsen for having accepted his assignment. He further specifies his order for ...

23.11.1808

Poul Scheel

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Scheel assures Thorvaldsen that he has not been forgotten in Copenhagen and asks him to remember ...

Efter 23.11.1808

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Poul Scheel

Draft of a letter in which Thorvaldsen explains to Doctor Poul Scheel that the bust he commission...

Efter 28.7.1810

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Poul Scheel

Thorvaldsen responds to Poul Scheel’s cancellation of the commission for the bust of the Doctor S...

28.7.1810

Poul Scheel

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Scheel has heard that Thorvaldsen has not yet begun work on the bust he has commissioned. For thi...

Antagelig september 1810

Poul Scheel

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Scheel is pleased that the bust of Doctor Mathias Saxtorph has been completed in plaster. Therefo...

30.11.1810

Poul Scheel

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Scheel has heard from Friederike Brun that the bust he has commissioned has been completed. Since...