The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Documents in which Józef Poniatowski is mentioned

7.3.1817

Stanisław Mokronowski

Bertel Thorvaldsen

In his capacity as member of a committee, Mokronowski writes to Thorvaldsen to ask him if he is w...

15.5.1817

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanisław Mokronowski

Thorvaldsen accepts the commission for an equestrian statue of Józef Poniatowski, cf. A123, and a...

10.9.1817

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanisław Mokronowski

Thorvaldsen notes that his conditions for executing the equestrian statue of Józef Poniatowski ha...

21.10.1817

Redaktørerne ved Leipziger Zeitung

Omnes

This newspaper cutting reports that the Russian Zar and King of Poland Alexander 1. on 6.9.1817 h...

15.12.1817

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanisław Mokronowski

Thorvaldsen adds three conditions for accepting the execution of the equestrian statue of Józef P...

13.6.1818

Jørgen Koch

Jonas Collin

Koch writes about Thorvaldsen’s works and commissions. The sculptor has completed Mercury a...

8.7.1818

Leon Potocki

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Preliminary contract regarding the equestrian statue of Józef Poniatowski, cf. A123. Thorvaldsen ...

10.7.1818

Stanisław Mokronowski

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Thorvaldsen’s last letter has been received with pleasure. The committee is now convinced of his ...

22.12.1818

Stanisław Mokronowski

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Mokronowski stresses that the committee has complete confidence in Thorvaldsen’s execution ...

26.12.1818

Franciszek Skibicki

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Skibicki tells Thorvaldsen the Countess Felix Potocka, who is on the point of leaving for Italy, ...

9.1.1819

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanisław Mokronowski

Thorvaldsen has postponed answering Mokronowski’s letter because he has been waiting to get vario...

9.1.1819

Caroline von Humboldt

Christian Daniel Rauch

Rauch’s friends in Rome are deeply worried about his health and ask for news. Thorvaldsen has com...

14.1.1819

G.B. Monti

Bartolommeo Pacca, Bertel Thorvaldsen

Export license for a portrait bust, possibly Józef Poniatowski, cf. A249.

3.4.1819

Christian Daniel Rauch

Caroline von Humboldt

Rauch has received requests from Poland to supervise the bronze casting and the shipment of Thorv...

15.4.1819

Stanisław Mokronowski

Bertel Thorvaldsen

In this accompanying letter, Mokronowski writes that Count Kossakowski’s journey to Rome h...

15.5.1819

Caroline von Humboldt

Christian Daniel Rauch

Caroline von Humboldt has not demanded an answer from Thorvaldsen concerning Rauch’s possible rol...

30.6.1819

Redaktørerne ved Gazzetta di Milano

Omnes

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

28.7.1819

P.O. Brøndsted

Marie Aagaard

Brøndsted tells Aagaard that Thorvaldsen has left Rome, which is good because there were so many ...

11.8.1819

Redaktørerne ved Lemberger Zeitung

Omnes

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

23.10.1819

Redaktørerne ved Nyeste Skilderie af Kjøbenhavn

Omnes

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

18.9.1820

Redaktørerne ved Dagen

Omnes

Notice mentioning, among other things, Thorvaldsen’s expected arrival in Warsaw.

5.10.1820

Redaktørerne ved Allgemeine Zeitung

Omnes

Allgemeine Zeitung reports on Thorvaldsen’s visit to Berlin and Dresden, on his coming visi...

7.10.1820

Redaktørerne ved Dagen

Omnes

A newspaper reports that Thorvaldsen has arrived in Warszaw.

19.10.1820

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanisław Mokronowski

A supplementary contract which elaborates the conditions of the original contract of 8.7.1818. A ...

20.10.1820

Redaktørerne ved Oesterreichischer Beobachter

Omnes

An Austrian newspaper reports that Thorvaldsen has arrived in Warszaw.

7.5.1821

Redaktørerne ved Kunst-Blatt

Omnes

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

7.9.1821

Stanisław Mokronowski

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Mokronowski introduces Bernard Potocki, a nephew of Włodzimierz Potocki, who is coming to Rome. H...

13.10.1821

Tekla Potocka

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Tekla Potocka tells Thorvaldsen that she has not written to him because she has asked her brother...

14.12.1821

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanisław Grabowski

Thorvaldsen expresses his grief at the death of Stanisław Mokronowski. He regrets that several pr...

6.1.1822

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Auguste-Jean-Marie Carbonneaux

Thorvaldsen is pleased that Carbonneaux has been chosen to cast the equestrian statue of Józef Po...

7.1.1822

Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound

Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound

The Earl of Minto describes a visit to Thorvaldsen’s and Canova’s workshops and compa...

6.2.1822

Stanisław Grabowski

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Grabowski is honoured to be in contact with one of the finest artists in the universe. He asks Th...

13.2.1822

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian Carl Friedrich August

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

20.3.1822

François Léquine

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Léquine has heard that the model for Józef Poniatowski, A123, will soon be finished and reminds T...

6.4.1822

P.O. Brøndsted

J.P. Mynster

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

30.5.1822

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Sulpiz Boisserée

Thorvaldsen apologizes for his late answer. He acknowledges receipt of the first four deliveries ...

30.5.1822

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Sulpiz Boisserée

Thorvaldsen apologizes for his late answer. He acknowledges receipt of the first four deliveries ...

6.9.1822

F. Louis Coué

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Coué mentions an earlier letter sent through J.G. Schadow and Rudolf Schadow. He supposes that th...

5.6.1823

Giovanni Battista Sommariva

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

7.6.1823

Stanisław Grabowski

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

20.11.1823

Auguste-Jean-Marie Carbonneaux

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

27.3.1824

Leon Potocki

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Potocki urgently requests a definite date of delivery of the moulds for the equestrian statue of ...

Probably 7.4.1824

William Russell

Bertel Thorvaldsen

William Russell asks Thorvaldsen to advise Giuseppe Pacetti in the restoration of some antiques f...

23.10.1824

Narcyz Makowiecki

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Makowiecki reminds Thorvaldsen that he has not yet received the marble copy of the bust of Józef ...

5.1.1825

Tekla Potocka

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Tekla Potocka has written to Thorvaldsen from Poland but has not heard from him. She asks if he h...

22.2.1826

Edward Czarnecki

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Czarnecki reminds Thorvaldsen that he signed a contract 30.9.1820 for a statue of Copernicus, cf....

11.4.1826

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanisław Grabowski

Thorvaldsen deeply regrets that he has not been able to fulfill the terms of his contract for the...

1827

Redaktørerne ved Archiv for Psychologie, Historie, Literatur og Kunst

Omnes

Two quotations about Thorvaldsen from German newspapers: from Berlinische Zeitung and a poem by J...

Juni 1828

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Jakub Tatarkiewicz

Thorvaldsen attests to the efficiency, skill, and diligence of his assistant Jakúb Tatarkiewicz, ...

29.12.1828

Stanisław Grabowski

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Grabowski reports that the plaster model of Józef Poniatowski, A123, has reached Danzig (Gdańsk) ...

1.4.1829

Jakub Tatarkiewicz

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Tatarkiewicz writes that there have been problems with the casting of Nicolaus Copernicus after t...

24.5.1830

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Narcyz Makowiecki

Receipt for 50 of the 100 scudi which the bust of Józef Poniatowski, cf. A249, costs.

27.5.1830

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Narcyz Makowiecki

Note regarding the payment of the second half of the price of a marble bust of Józef Poniatowski,...

9.6.1833

Christian 8.

C.F. Hansen

Thorvaldsen should only send plaster casts to the Academy of Fine Arts and not works in marble un...

15.6.1833

C.F. Hansen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hansen is pleased the Thorvaldsen is satisfied with his appointment as director of the Academy of...

27.9.1833

Redaktørerne ved Kjøbenhavnsposten

Omnes

A list of the artworks by Thorvaldsen that have come to Copenhagen with the corvette Galathea.

1.10.1833

Redaktørerne ved Dagen

Omnes

A list of the works by Thorvaldsen that have come to Copenhagen with the corvette Galathea.

15.8.1835

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Franciszek Paszkowski

Thorvaldsen’s receipt for 4,000 piastres deposited in his account. However, he has not touched th...

14.4.1842

Redaktørerne ved Fædrelandet

Omnes

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