The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

 
No. 8567 of 10185
Sender Date Recipient
Bertel Thorvaldsen [+]

Sender’s Location

Nysø

Information on sender

Rødt papirdækket segl.

26.11.1840 [+]

Dating based on

Dateringen fremgår af brevet.

C.F. Wilckens [+]

Recipient’s Location

København

Information on recipient

Udskrift: Til Hr Wilckens / hos ConferensRaad Thorvaldsen / paa / Charlottenburg

Abstract

The plasterer is to cast a piece of a frieze, probably The Entry into Jerusalem, Nysø20.

See Original [Translation]

Nysøe d. 26 novb: 1840

Gibseren skal forme et Stykke af Frisen, og ikke mere føren jeg kommer til Kjøbenhavn, som vel blive i neste Maanet

Thorvaldsen

General Comment

The letter is not among the letters discovered by Thiele (see History of the Archives). It is uncertain from where and when the museum acquired the letter, probably in the early 20th century.

Archival Reference
m28, nr. 147
Document Type
Document, autograph
Thiele
Ikke omtalt hos Thiele.
Subjects
Plaster Casts, Thorvaldsen's Works · Plaster Cast Company Antonettis Enke
Persons
Johanne Juliane Antonetti
Last updated 22.02.2017 Print