The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Documents in which Hermann Ernst Freund is mentioned

5.9.1814

Olav Olavsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Olavsen recommends H.E. Freund to Thorvaldsen. He sends a ring with Freund in order to thank Thor...

July 1817

Redaktørerne ved Athene, Rasmus Emil Bruun

Christian Molbech, NN

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

30.11.1817

Peder Friis

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Friis, a friend of Thorvaldsen’s youth, complains teasingly that he has not heard from Thorvaldse...

1.1.1818

Lauritz Kruse

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Kruse encloses the prospectus in which the Danish population is invited to contribute to the acqu...

2.1.1818

P.O. Brøndsted

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Brøndsted has finally received an answer from Thorvaldsen to his latest letters, one of which has...

1.3.1818

Henri Francois Brandt

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

7.4.1818

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

For a long time, the Academy of Fine Arts has wished to possess plaster casts of Thorvaldsen’s wo...

18.4.1818

Peder Friis

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Peder Friis, a friend of Thorvaldsen’s youth, sends a greeting to Thorvaldsen. His son, Frederik ...

9.5.1818

Herman Schubart

Christian 8.

Schubart assures the concerned Christian Frederik that the Alexander Frieze for Frederik 6.’s new...

10.6.1818

J.F. Schouw

J.P. With

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

12.6.1818 (1894)

Peder Hjort

F.C. Sibbern

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

20.6.1818

C.F. Hansen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hansen is pleased that Frederik 6., in his letter dated 15.6.1818, has ordered the commission of ...

10.7.1818

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

1.8.1818

Bertel Thorvaldsen

C.F. Hansen

Thorvaldsen looks forward to embracing C.F. Hansen in Copenhagen soon. He characterizes the sculp...

1.8.1818

Bertel Thorvaldsen

C.F. Hansen

Draft letter dated 1.8.1818.

22.8.1818

Jørgen Koch

C.F. Hansen

Thorvaldsen is pleased that his native country now acknowledges his achievements with a large com...

13.9.1818

Jørgen Koch

Kunstakademiet, København

Information about Hermann Ernst Freund’s work in progress Innocence Feeding a Lamb.

10.10.1818

B.S. Ingemann

Omnes

Ingemann describes his first meeting with Thorvaldsen in Rome.

10.10.1818

Frederik Schmidt

Frederik Schmidt

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

24.12.1818 (1894)

Peder Hjort

Olivia Catharine Rasbech

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

1.4.1819

Peder Brønnum Scavenius

Peder Brønnum Scavenius

Scavenius visited Thorvaldsen’s workshop together with Hermann Ernst Freund and admired some of T...

3.4.1819

Peder Brønnum Scavenius

Peder Brønnum Scavenius

Scavenius celebrated his father’s birthday at the trattoria The Ermine, where Thorvaldsen was als...

7.-10.5.1819

Peder Brønnum Scavenius

Peder Brønnum Scavenius

Scavenius’ diary describing a four-day hiking and horse riding trip to the Alban Hills with...

10.7.1819

Jørgen Koch

Kunstakademiet, København

Koch is pleased to have met P.O. Brøndsted in Rome. Thorvaldsen will soon start his journey to De...

2.10.1819

P.O. Brøndsted

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Brøndsted bebrejder Thorvaldsen, at han ikke er rejst til Danmark via den rute, han er blevet anb...

7.11.1819

Olav Olavsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Olavsen asks if Thorvaldsen has received the ring he sent him via H.E. Freund. He reminds the scu...

8.11.1819

Christian 8.

C.F. Hansen

Christian Frederik has considered to interrupt his grand tour of Europe temporarily in order to g...

25.12.1819

P.O. Brøndsted

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Brøndsted writes that he has been busy showing the newly arrived Royal Couple from Denmark around...

25.12.1819

Christian 8.

Christian 8.

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

27.12.1819

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

An account of the meeting in Copenhagen on 24.11.1819, in which Thorvaldsen promised the Building...

15.2.1820

Jørgen Koch

Christian Frijs

Hermann Ernst Freund is modelling the apostle Thaddaeus in full size for the Church of Our Lady i...

1.4.1820

Jørgen Koch

Christian 8.

Hermann Ernst Freund and Pietro Tenerani will soon begin modelling two small figures probably for...

10.5.1820

Christian 8.

Christian 8.

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

25.5.1820

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Thorvaldsen firmly declines the proposal of the Building Commission for Christiansborg Palace tha...

25.5.1820

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Thorvaldsen’s copy of the letter dated 25.5.1820, see the comments there.

Summer 1820

Christian Molbech

Omnes

Molbech’s account of his visit to Rome, in which he compares Thorvaldsen and Canova and describes...

19.9.1820

C.F. Høyer

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Høyer forwards a letter from H.E. Freund in Rome to Thorvaldsen, who is on his way through Europe...

21.9.1820

Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld

Johann Gottlob von Quandt

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

11.11.1820

Pietro Tenerani

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Tenerani informs Thorvaldsen about the accident that took place 8.11.1820 in one of Thorvaldsen&#...

17.-23.12.1820

Christian 8.

Christian 8.

Visits Canova’s workshop and comments on the sculptor’s works. Then he visits Thorvaldsen’s works...

23.12.1820

Christian 8.

C.F. Hansen

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

4.1.1821

Massimiliano Roch

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

28.1.1821

Christian 8.

Christian 8.

Plays host to a large company of noblemen and artists on the occasion of the Danish King Frederik...

23.2.1821

P.O. Brøndsted

J.P. Mynster

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

2.3.1821

Johan Gunder Adler

Bertel Thorvaldsen

C.F. Hansen’s proposal for the assignments that Hermann Ernst Freund may be given by the Building...

2.3.1821

Christian 8.

Christian 8.

Christian (8.) Frederik visits Thorvaldsen with an offer of a commission for Hermann Ernst Freund...

27.3.1821

Christian 8.

C.F. Hansen

The Prince has passed on C.F. Hansen’s proposal for work that Hermann Ernst Freund can execute fo...

7.4.1821

Christian 8.

Christian 8.

Leaves Rome after a long visit. Thorvaldsen and other artists take leave of the royal couple at L...

23.6.1821

C.F. Høyer

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Høyer sends Thorvaldsen a selection of his own writings related to the ongoing dispute about Nors...

12.8.1821

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Describes the inauguration of the monument Dying Lion (The Lucerne Lion), cf. A119, in Lucerne, w...

20.8.1821

Jørgen Koch

Jonas Collin

Thorvaldsen is modelling Christ, cf. A82, in full size. The models for the apostles Peter, cf. A8...

28.8.1821

J.C. Dahl

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Dahl asks Thorvaldsen to find acquaintances and work for Götzloff, who is coming to Rome to study...

1.2.1822

NN

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

19.3.1822

Johan Gunder Adler

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Payment of the biannual interest of 225 scudi on the loan of 9000 scudi, which Christian (8.) Fre...

21.7.1822

J.L. Lund

Bertel Thorvaldsen

J.L. Lund is going to send one of his paintings to Thorvaldsen. He encloses a letter from Øllegaa...

28.11.1822

J.L. Lund

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The letter is a repetition of the letter dated 21.7.1822, which Thorvaldsen has not answered. Lun...

10.3.1823

Friedrich Münter

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

2.4.1823

Giovanni Battista Sommariva

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

29.4.1823

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian 8.

Thorvaldsen relates news of the busts of Frederik 6., A859, Marie Sophie Frederikke, A192, Vilhel...

29.4.1823

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian 8.

Draft letter dated 29.4.1823. Thorvaldsen relates news of the busts of Frederik 6., A859, Marie S...

9.5.1823

Giovanni Battista Sommariva

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

2.6.1823

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

23.7.1823

Saverio Schultheiss

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

3.9.1823

Christian Due

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

8.10.1823

Mariano Schultheiss

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

23.3.1824

Johan Gunder Adler

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Payment of the biannual interest of 225 scudi on the loan of 9000 scudi, which Christian (8.) Fre...

8.5.1824

NN

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

Presumably before May 1825

Hermann Ernst Freund

Hermann Ernst Freund

Note regarding Francisco Lami and the ship L’Anime del Purgatorio.

29.1.1825

Redaktørerne ved Nyt Aftenblad

Omnes

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

24.2.1825

Christian 8.

Just Mathias Thiele

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

26.2.1825

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian (8.) Frederik sends a list of those of Thorvaldsen’s artworks that he wants to be...

8.4.1825

Giovanni Battista Sommariva

Christian 8.

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

20.8.1825

NN, Redaktørerne ved Nyt Aftenblad

Omnes

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

August 1826 - Spring 1827

Carsten Hauch

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

1826-1827 (1876)

N.C.L. Abrahams

Omnes

Abrahams’ recollections of his stay in Rome 1826-27.

1.4.1826

Johan Gunder Adler

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Payment of the biannual interest of 225 scudi on the loan of 9000 scudi, which Christian (8.) Fre...

4.4.1826

Redaktørerne ved Nyeste Skilderie af Kjøbenhavn

Omnes

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

11.4.1826

Ferdinando Dôrhel

Bertel Thorvaldsen

On behalf of his client, Luigi Sommariva, Dôrhel presses Thorvaldsen for the remaining part of th...

27.7.1826

August Fuchs

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

13.10.1826

Gottlieb Götze

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

17.10.1826

Johan Gunder Adler

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Payment of the biannual interest of 225 scudi on the loan of 9000 scudi, which Christian (8.) Fre...

25.11.1826

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian (8.) Frederik wants to know which of Thorvaldsen’s works wil be sent home in the ...

5.1.1827

Børge Thorlacius

Johan Gunder Adler

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

16.1.1827

Johan Gunder Adler

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Request for deferred payment of the loan of 9000 scudi, which Christian (8.) Frederik took from T...

4.2.1827

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian 8.

Fourth draft letter dated 4.2.1827.

Senest 4.2.1827

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian 8.

Fifth draft letter dated 4.2.1827.

Senest 4.2.1827

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian 8.

First and second draft letters dated 4.2.1827.

Senest 4.2.1827

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian 8.

Third draft letter dated 4.2.1827.

4.2.1827

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian 8.

Thorvaldsen sends a list of the works that can be ready for transportation to Denmark in the spri...

17.3.1827

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The letter expresses dissatisfaction with the number of works for the Church of Our Lady and Chri...

20.4.1827

Jacques-Ignace Hittorff

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hittorff recommends the architect Felix Wilhelm Kubli, who brings Thorvaldsen a leaflet on his pu...

20.4.1827

Jacques-Ignace Hittorff

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hittorff recommends the architect Felix Wilhelm Kubli, who brings Thorvaldsen a leaflet on his pu...

7.5.1827

C.F. Hansen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

C.F. Hansen is very disappointed about the postponement of the shipment to Denmark of Thorvaldsen...

4.7.1827

Ditlev Martens

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Martens has returned from Sicily and Calabria and sends a detailed account of his journey. In spi...

16.7.1827

J.C. Dahl

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Dahl recommends the landscape painter Evelina Stading. Dahl knows that Frederik 6. is going to se...

27.7.1827

Johan Gunder Adler, Hermann Ernst Freund

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Adler writes to the Building Commission for Christiansborg Palace, quoting a letter dated 30.6.18...

17.9.1827

C.F. Hansen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

C.F. Hansen has read a letter from Hermann Ernst Freund concerning the forthcoming transportation...

November 1827

N.C.L. Abrahams

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Abrahams sends a report from Paris. He has met the bronze caster Louis-Claude-Ferdinand Soyer, wh...

1.12.1827

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The ship owner L.N. Hvidt has informed the Building Commission for Christiansborg Palace that the...

28.12.1827

J.C. Ulrich

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Ulrich confirms receipt of Thorvaldsen’s message that 64 crates with works of art are on their wa...

12.1.1828

Jonas Collin

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Jonas Collin informs Thorvaldsen that he has sent a bill of exchange to H.E. Freund care of Consu...

15.1.1828

Redaktørerne ved Kjøbenhavnsposten

Omnes

Concerning the lading at Leghorn of Thorvaldsen’s artworks for the Academy of Fine Arts and...

19.1.1828

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Specification of Thorvaldsen’s expenses for storage, crates, and packing in connection with...

12.4.1828

Carsten Hauch

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hauch is grateful to Thorvaldsen for his friendship in Rome. He has written a drama which he is g...

13.6.1828

Redaktørerne ved Kjøbenhavnsposten

Omnes

Thorvaldsen’s marble reliefs for the facade of Christiansborg Palace will now be cast in plaster ...

5.2.1829

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Kirkebygningskommissionen

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

3.4.1829

NN

Omnes

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

12.4.1829

N.C.L. Abrahams

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Abrahams makes sarcastic remarks about the lack of real news from Copenhagen; the marriage betwee...

4.5.1829

Christian Horneman

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hornemann reports the latest gossip from the Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen and about their m...

21.5.1829

Adam Oehlenschläger

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

21.4.1832

Jonas Collin

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

29.1.1833

Just Mathias Thiele

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

27.4.1833

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian (8.) Frederik is looking forward to seeing Thorvaldsen again in Copenhagen in the autum...

6.5.1833

Redaktørerne ved Kjøbenhavnsposten

Omnes

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

8.10.1833

C.W. Eckersberg, Kunstakademiet, København, Just Mathias Thiele

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The corvette Galathea arrived in Copenhagen 20.9.1833. The crates with Thorvaldsen’s works have b...

4.11.1833

Kunstakademiet, København

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen informs Thorvaldsen that he has been awarded the Silver Cr...

15.11.1833

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Thorvaldsen has been awarded the Silver Cross of the Order of the Dannebrog, and Christian Freder...

6.12.1833

Friederike Brun

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Brun is eager to have the crates with Thorvaldsen’s marble works opened. Hermann Ernst Freund is ...

18.1.1834

Just Mathias Thiele

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The three works that had been delivered to the Church of Our Lady even though they belonged to Th...

31.1.1834

H.C. Andersen

H.C. Andersen

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

11.2.1834

Frederik 6.

Jonas Collin

Kommentarerne til dette brev er under udarbejdelse.

Efter 22.2.1834

C.F. Høyer

Omnes

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

18.3.1834

H.C. Andersen

H.C. Andersen

Arkitekten Benjamin Schlick har talt dårligt om Thorvaldsen, hans nærighed og hans måde at behand...

16.8.1834

C.F. Hansen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

At Thorvaldsen’s request, the Building Commission for Christiansborg Palace and the Univers...

15.11.1834

Jonas Collin

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

12.4.1835

Redaktørerne ved Søndagsblad

Omnes

21.12.1835

Kunstakademiet, København

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

8.4.1836

Ludvig Bødtcher

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bødtcher worries that Thorvaldsen has not received his latest letter, sent through the painter Al...

1837

NN

Omnes

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

1837

N.L. Høyen

Omnes

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

23.1.1837

Redaktørerne ved Kjøbenhavnsposten

Omnes

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

10.2.1837

H.N. Clausen

Omnes

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

3.5.1837

Jonas Collin

Comitteen for Oprettelsen af Thorvaldsens Museum

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

22.6.1837

Redaktørerne ved Kjøbenhavnsposten

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

30.6.1837

Redaktørerne ved Dagen

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

28.7.1837

Comitteen for Oprettelsen af Thorvaldsens Museum

Omnes

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

19.12.1837

Hans Puggaard

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Puggaard is impatient for news from Thorvaldsen. He reminds him to send the marble relief The Gra...

20.2.1838

Kunstakademiet, København

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

16.5.1838

H.N. Clausen, Jonas Collin, Comitteen for Oprettelsen af Thorvaldsens Museum, Just Mathias Thiele

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

23.5.1838

H.N. Clausen, Jonas Collin, Comitteen for Oprettelsen af Thorvaldsens Museum, Just Mathias Thiele

Omnes

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

17.9.1838

C.J. Boye, J.L. Heiberg, NN, Christian Winther

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

21.9.1838

C.J. Boye, J.L. Heiberg, NN, Christian Winther

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

25.9.1838

H.C. Andersen

Henriette Wulff

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

25.9.1838

Redaktørerne ved Aftonbladet

Omnes

The commentary to this newspaper article is not available at the moment.

5.12.1838

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Københavns Magistrat

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

13.1.1839

Jonas Collin

Comitteen for Oprettelsen af Thorvaldsens Museum

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

25.3.1839

Redaktørerne ved Berlingske Tidende

Omnes

Berlingske Tidende rapporterer fra Vor Frue Kirkes genåbning i København.

25.4.1839

Redaktørerne ved Kunst-Blatt

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

25.10.1839

Jonas Collin

Comitteen for Oprettelsen af Thorvaldsens Museum

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

January-June 1840

Christine Stampe

Omnes

The script of Christine Stampe’s memoirs on Thorvaldsen. This is the 11th part of 60 in all.

7.2.1840

Jonas Collin

Rasmus Carl Stæger

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

25.3.1840

Jonas Collin

Bygningskommissionen for det Thorvaldsenske Museum

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

26.3.1840

Jonas Collin

Bygningskommissionen for det Thorvaldsenske Museum

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

10.4.1840

Jonas Collin

Bygningskommissionen for det Thorvaldsenske Museum

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

Kort før 15.6.1840

Kunstakademiet, København

Bertel Thorvaldsen

An invitation to an unnamed artist’s presentation.

6.8.1840

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Eksekutorerne for Thorvaldsens bo

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

18.9.1840

Redaktørerne ved Dansk Folkeblad, F.C. Olsen

Omnes

The commentary to this article is not available at the moment.

18.9.1840

Redaktørerne ved Dansk Folkeblad

Omnes

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

August 1841

C.F. Hansen, NN

Omnes

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

1841

Chr. K.F. Molbech

Omnes

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

1841

Gottlieb Nicolai Sibbern

Omnes

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

25.3.1841

Redaktørerne ved Kunst-Blatt

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

13.7.1841

Redaktørerne ved Kunst-Blatt

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

October 1842

Frederikke Wallick

Just Mathias Thiele

Frederikke Wallick’s report on her and Thorvaldsen’s journey through Europe in October 1842.

October 1842

Christine Stampe

Omnes

The script of Christine Stampe’s memoirs on Thorvaldsen. This is the 47th part of 60 in all.

1843

Redaktørerne ved Ny Portefeuille

Omnes

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

27.3.1844

Redaktørerne ved Fædrelandet

Omnes

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

11.4.1844

E.A. Hagen

Omnes

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

10.5.1844

Redaktørerne ved Dansk Ugeskrift, N.L. Høyen

Omnes

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

Middle of June 1844

De danske Romere

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

1850

J.C. Riise

Omnes

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

20.12.1850

Redaktørerne ved Fædrelandet

Omnes

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

22.9.1851

B.S. Ingemann

Just Mathias Thiele

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

24.10.1862

Redaktørerne ved Dagbladet

Omnes

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