The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

 
No. 8331 of 10225
Sender Date Recipient
Christian 8. [+]

Sender’s Location

København

19.2.1840 [+]

Dating based on

Dateringen fremgår af dagbogen.

Christian 8. [+]

Recipient’s Location

København

Abstract

Entry stating that Christian VIII has sent Thorvaldsen a commission for the monument to Christian IV.

[Dagbog 19.2.1840:]
Jeg tilsk. Thorvaldsen om Ch.4. Mindestøtte i hans Capel i Roskilde.

General Comment

Uddrag af Christian (8.) Frederiks dagbog, jf. Møller, op. cit.

Thiele
Ikke omtalt hos Thiele.
Other references

  • Anders Monrad Møller: Kong Christian VIII.s dagbøger og optegnelser, IV, 1. del, 1839-1843, København 1995, p. 66.

Subjects
Monument to Christian 4., Roskilde Cathedral · Christian 8.’s Diaries and Travelogue · Portrait Statues, Historical Persons · Thorvaldsen and Danish Kingship · Thorvaldsen's Works, Commissioning
Persons
Bertel Thorvaldsen
Works
Last updated 17.06.2016 Print