The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Documents in which Nicolai Abildgaard is mentioned

1.5.1797

C.D. Fritzsch

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Fritzsch sends his warm regards and hopes to join Thorvaldsen in Rome soon. Two of Fritzsch’s flo...

23.3.1798

Gotskalk Thorvaldsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Gotskalk Thorvaldsen is happy to have received news from his son. He advises him to send a work o...

30.6.1798

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Kunstakademiet, København

Thorvaldsen informs the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts that he has sent two samples of his wor...

20.5.1799

Gotskalk Thorvaldsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Thanking his son for his letter, Thorvaldsen’s father writes about the hard winter, his work, and...

12.10.1799

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Kunstakademiet, København

Both Thorvaldsen’s semi-annual report to the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts and the works he w...

5.3.1800

Johann Daniel Lawaetz

Georg Zoëga

Lawaetz reports that he has transferred 100 rix-dollars from Nicolai Abildgaard / the Royal Danis...

17.3.1800 og 29.3.1800

Gio. Bat. Romero

Jaume & Schwarz

A freight bill confirming the shipment of Thorvaldsen’s works from Rome to Leghorn, with a statem...

4.4.1800

Gotskalk Thorvaldsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Thorvaldsen’s parents are delighted with the latest letter from their son, especially because a f...

16.3.1801

J.C. Ulrich

Bertel Thorvaldsen

J.C. Ulrich reports that the two crates Thorvaldsen has inquired about are withheld in the bankru...

20.5.1801

Poul Scheel

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Scheel thanks Thorvaldsen for having accepted his assignment. He further specifies his order for ...

4.10.1801

Gotskalk Thorvaldsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Gotskalk Thorvaldsen is happy to have received a letter from Thorvaldsen as rumours in Copenhagen...

20.1.1802

Johan Hartvig Ernst von Berger

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Berger reports that he is willing to transport Thorvaldsen’s four crates bound for Copenhagen / t...

Primo februar 1802

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Johan Hartvig Ernst von Berger

Thorvaldsen is happy that Captain Berger has accepted to ship the four crates containing artworks...

15.2.1802

J.C. Ulrich

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Ulrich reports that the four crates Thorvaldsen has sent to Leghorn have been taken aboard Captai...

Antagelig april 1802

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Jørgen West

Thorvaldsen complains that he has not received any letter for a long time.

10.5.1802

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Johan Hartvig Ernst von Berger

Thorvaldsen asks Berger to remove the marble bust of Edmund Bourke, A900, from one of the crates ...

11.3.1803

Jørgen West

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Jørgen West asks what to do about the bust of Tyge Rothe, A225, which is in the care of Nicolai A...

22.3.1803

Hans Rosenkilde

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Rosenkilde recommends Arnold Wallick, who is studying to become a scene painter. He tells Thorval...

18.4.1803

J.C. Ulrich

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

9.5.1803

J.C. Ulrich

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

24.5.1803

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley informs Thorvaldsen about his illness. He has to visit the spas on the island of Ischia. ...

1.11.1803

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley has received incorrect treatment by his Italian doctor, but his new German doctor is bett...

21.1.1804

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

Ultimo februar 1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Gotskalk Thorvaldsen

Fragment of a draft in which Thorvaldsen tells his father that he has been ill, and that he has h...

5.4.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley has been well and ill by turns all winter. He will not be able to come to Rome until he h...

10.4.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley is not sure if Thorvaldsen received his last letter and writes more or less the same thin...

Før 18.6.1804

Christian 8.

Christian 8.

Prime Minister Christian Ditlev Reventlow is considering having sculptures for the new Christians...

9.3.1805

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley suggests having Gotskalk Thorvaldsen admitted to Vartov, an institution for the poor. Sta...

15.6.1805

Kunstakademiet, København

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The Academy of Fine Arts announces that Thorvaldsen has been appointed professor of sculpture.

18.6.1805

C.F. Stanley

C.F.F. Stanley

Stanley Senior writes that Thorvaldsen has been appointed professor at the Academy of Fine Arts i...

20.10.1805

Gotskalk Thorvaldsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Gotskalk Thorvaldsen takes leave of his son and apologizes for his last letter. He writes that he...

11.11.1805

Herman Schubart

C.F.F. Stanley

Schubart writes that he has forwarded Stanley’s letter to the Academy of Fine Arts in Copen...

28.7.1806

J.C. Ulrich

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Ulrich sends a bill for the remainder of the cost of the transport of crates from Leghorn to Cope...

3.3.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

Antagelig 7.6.1810

Christian 8.

Hans West

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

13.3.1811

C.F. Høyer

Hans West

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

5.9.1812

Christian 8.

Herman Schubart

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

Januar 1815

Friederike Brun

Omnes

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

14.9.1816

Redaktørerne ved Nyeste Skilderie af Kjøbenhavn

Omnes

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

23.4.1818

Peder Hjort

Omnes

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

19.3.1821

Christian 8.

Christian 8.

Thorvaldsen has modelled Christ, cf. A82 and the apostles Peter, cf. A86 and Paul, cf. A103 in clay.

1824

Peder Horrebow Haste, J.C. Riise

Omnes

Haste sends additions and corrections to Nicolay Fürst’s biography of Thorvaldsen. Haste writes a...

11.3.1826

H.F.J. Estrup

Ordenskapitlet

The historian Estrup’s biography of Thorvaldsen for the Chapter of the Royal Orders of Chiv...

25.4.1829

Hermann Ernst Freund

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

19.11.1831

Redaktørerne ved Dansk Litteratur-Tidende

Omnes

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

23.10.1835

Redaktørerne ved Dagen, Peder Malling

Omnes

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

ca. 1839

Redaktørerne ved Danmarks Hæder i Fortid og Nutid

Omnes

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

1840-41

Christine Stampe

Omnes

The script of Christine Stampe’s memoirs on Thorvaldsen. This is the 18th part of 60 in all.

12.10.1841

Redaktørerne ved Kjøbenhavnsposten

Omnes

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

31.3.1844 & 4.4.1844

N.L. Høyen

Omnes

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

April 1844

Frederik Hammerich

Omnes

The commentary to 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.

8.5.1844

NN

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.

December 1847

NN

Omnes

The commentary for 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.

1855

Redaktørerne ved Nordisk universitets-tidsskrift

Omnes

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

7.4.1855

Redaktørerne ved For tre Skilling

Omnes

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

1857

NN

Omnes

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