The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

 
No. 2749 of 10177
Sender Date Recipient
Christian 8. [+]

Sender’s Location

Rom

22.2.1821 [+]

Dating based on

Dateringen fremgår af dagbogen.

Christian 8. [+]

Recipient’s Location

Rom

Abstract

Visits the German painter Adolf Senff and then Thorvaldsen, who is working on a marble version of the bust of Prince Ludwig of Bavaria.

[Dagbog 22.2.1821:]
Besøgt Maler Senf. ... Thorwalds[ens] Portrait, Dag og Nat i Farver, Carton, Mad[onna og] Barn i Glorie.

Thorvalds[en] arbejdede i sit Attelier paa Pr[insen] af Bayerns Buste ...

General Comment

Uddrag af Christian (8.) Frederiks dagbog, jf. Fabritius, Friis & Kornerup (ed.), op. cit.

Thiele
Ikke omtalt hos Thiele.
Other references

  • Albert Fabritius, Finn Friis & Else Kornerup (ed.): Kong Christian VIII.s dagbøger og optegnelser, 1815-1821, II, 1. halvbind, København 1973, p. 325.

Subjects
Christian 8.’s Diaries and Travelogue · Christian 8.’s Journey Abroad 1818-1822 · Artistic Environment in Rome · Portrait Busts, Contemporary Persons · Contemporary Reproductions of Thorvaldsen's Works · Thorvaldsen and Danish Kingship · Thorvaldsen's Workshops, Visits to · Studios at Piazza Barberini
Persons
Ludwig 1. · Adolf Senff · Bertel Thorvaldsen
Works
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