The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Correspondence between Bertel Thorvaldsen and Herman Schubart

12.11.1803

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart has arrived in Naples and invites Thorvaldsen to visit him. He sends travelling expenses...

21.1.1804

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

Omkring 1.2.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

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...

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...

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.

2.11.1804

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

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...

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...

4.3.1805

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart writes that Charlotte Schimmelmann is satisfied with Thorvaldsen’s sketch of Bapti...

10.5.1805

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart writes that The Dance of the Muses on Helicon, cf. A705, and the portrait busts of himse...

10.6.1805

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart forwards the freight bill concerning The Dance of the Muses on Helicon, cf. A705, and th...

1.7.1805

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart has read in a newspaper that Thorvaldsen has been appointed professor at the Academy of ...

26.7.1805

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart is pleased with Thorvaldsen’s appointment as professor at the Academy of Fine Arts...

8.8.1805

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart is extremely pleased that Thorvaldsen is coming to Montenero after all, thanks to Conrad...

16.9.1805

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart hopes that Thorvaldsen has arrived safely in Rome. He mentions the mortally ill Caspar B...

Efter 21.9.1805

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Fragment of a draft letter: Thorvaldsen informs Schubart that he is coming to Rome after two days...

Efter 21.9.1805

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Fragment of a draft letter: Thorvaldsen has arrived in Rome, he mentions Caspar Bartholin and C.F...

27.9.1805

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart recommends Adam Anthony Stratenus and Cornelius Johannes Kneppelhout to Thorvaldsen.

5.11.1805

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart recommends C.F. Høyer to Thorvaldsen. He hopes to come to Rome when the hostilities are ...

14.2.1806

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart writes that, on behalf of the American government, Thomas Hall requests Thorvaldsen to e...

8.8.1806

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen apologizes for not having been in contact with regard to the commission for a monumen...

15.8.1806

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart urges Thorvaldsen to come to Montenero. He is pleased that the busts of Herman Schubart,...

5.9.1806

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen sends the drawing Caritas, C820, as a birthday present to Jacqueline Schubart.

5.9.1806

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen sends the drawing Caritas, C820, as a birthday present to Jacqueline Schubart.

9.1.1807

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart summarizes to Thorvaldsen their mutual financial status and tells him to inform him if h...

16.1.1807

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart thanks Thorvaldsen for Bacchus Offers Cupid a Drink, C715, sent to him for his birthday.

25.1.1807

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen thanks Schubart for a bill of exchange, which was very welcome.

30.1.1807

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen thanks Schubart for a bill of exchange. He has had financial problems because the war...

21.2.1807

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen has received commissions from C.F. Hansen and the Building Commission for Christiansb...

9.3.1807

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart is pleased that Thorvaldsen has received commissions from Denmark. He is going to ask Ch...

5.6.1807

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart invites Thorvaldsen to come to Montenero and suggests a trip to Carrara.

6.6.1807

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen is unable to come to Montenero because of too much work. He has put off sending casts...

6.6.1807

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Draft: Thorvaldsen is unable to come to Montenero because of too much work. The Dance of the Muse...

31.7.1807

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart urges Thorvaldsen to come to Montenero, Florence and Carrara.

2.10.1807

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart urges Thorvaldsen to come to Montenero.

Antagelig 5.-7.10.1807

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen declines the invitation to Montenero.

18.1.1808

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart thanks Thorvaldsen for his birthday present, the drawing Mary with Jesus and John. He h...

3.6.1808

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart invites Thorvaldsen to travel to Montenero, hopefully in the company of Ernst Gottlob Ma...

12.8.1808

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart invites Thorvaldsen to come to Montenero and then accompany him, Jacqueline Schubart, an...

20.8.1808

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen cannot come to Montenero because he is waiting for a final answer regarding a commiss...

Før 22.10.1808

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

18.11.1808

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

22.11.1808

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

26.12.1808

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

9.1.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

13.1.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

Senest 4.2.1809

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

4.2.1809

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

Antagelig 15.2.1809

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

17.2.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

17.2.1809

Herman Schubart

Baron Brown, Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

20.2.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

3.3.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

10.3.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

20.3.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

31.3.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

26.5.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

Senest 22.7.1809

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen apologizes for his long silence, blaming his poor ability to write letters. He has so...

22.7.1809

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

27.7.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

21.8.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

2.10.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

1.1.1810

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

14.1.1810

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

13.2.1810

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

9.3.1810

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

12.3.1810

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

14.3.1810

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

14.5.1810

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

25.9.1810

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

14.12.1810

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

15.1.1811

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

15.3.1811

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

Kort før 2.4.1811

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

2.4.1811

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

2.4.1811

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

8.4.1811

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

Ca. 1812

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

Thorvaldsen puts in a good word for the engagement of Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres and Laura Zoë...

28.2.1812

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

27.3.1812

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

10.4.1812

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

28.4.1812

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

14.5.1812

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

18.5.1812

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart sends a picture as a model for the portrait bust of Henrik Hielmstierne, cf. A210. Agnet...

Sommer 1812

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

8.8.1812

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

21.8.1812

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

27.9.1812

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

29.9.1812

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

25.10.1812

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

15.11.1812

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

Antagelig primo 1813

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

15.2.1813

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

19.3.1813

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

4.12.1813

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

6.2.1814

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

4.3.1814

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

26.3.1814

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

13.4.1814

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

13.4.1814

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

14.4.1814

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

23.4.1814

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

2.7.1814

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

Efter 18.7.1814

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

22.8.1814

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

3.10.1814

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

9.1.1815

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

5.12.1815

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

31.12.1816

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart recommends his rich friend from Geneva, Bertrand-Favre, to Thorvaldsen. Bertrand-Favre i...

10.2.1817

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

18.6.1817

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

2.7.1817

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

Efter 4.7.1817

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

4.7.1817

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

18.7.1817

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

1.8.1817

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

2.9.1817

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

5.10.1817

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

9.1.1818

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

28.4.1818

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

Juni 1818

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

24.7.1818

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

14.8.1818

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

25.8.1818

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

26.8.1818

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

4.9.1818

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

22.9.1818

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

15.10.1818

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

6.12.1818

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

6.1.1819

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart writes that Christian Carl Friedrich August and Friedrich August Emil of Augustenborg ar...

20.1.1819

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

29.1.1819

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

1.2.1819

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

25.2.1819

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

27.4.1819

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

A greeting in Thorvaldsen’s album.

5.1.1820

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

29.11.1824

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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