The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Documents in which Herman Schubart is mentioned

Tidligst efteråret 1803

Wilhelm von Humboldt

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Humboldt writes that Schubart and Moltke are coming to tea that evening and invites Thorvaldsen t...

30.3.1803

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley sends his greetings with Herman Schubart, who is leaving for Rome. He commends Schubart a...

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. ...

7.6.1803

Fonden ad usus publicos, Ernst Schimmelmann

Frederik 6.

Application for financial support to C.F.F. Stanley.

27.9.1803

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley is sorry that Thorvaldsen has been ill, but he is happy that the sculptor has found lodgi...

18.10.1803

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley thanks Thorvaldsen for his letter. He very much wants to be in Rome, especially before t...

Antagelig tidligst november 1803 eller omkring februar 1804

NN

NN

Herman Schubart’s address in Naples.

7.11.1803

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Charlotte Schimmelmann

Petition from Thorvaldsen, drawn up in collaboration with Herman Schubart and addressed to Schuba...

14.11.1803

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley reports that Herman Schubart has arrived in Naples. Schubart has spoken highly of Thorval...

6.12.1803

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley apologizes for not having come to Rome yet but promises that he arrive in January. He was...

7.2.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley thanks Thorvaldsen for the letter that he has finally received and tries to cheer up the ...

Medio februar 1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

C.F.F. Stanley

Thorvaldsen is sorry that Stanley is still in poor health. He longs to see him in Rome. He asks h...

25.2.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Third draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen apologizes for his long silence due to an illness which has ...

25.2.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Thorvaldsen apologizes for his long silence due to an illness which has left him incapable of wor...

28.2.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley is recovering from his illness and has visited Schubart, who has informed him of the deat...

27.3.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Kunstakademiet, København

Stanley requests permission from the Royal Academy to remain in Naples until he has recovered fro...

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...

Ultimo april 1804

Adam Gottlob Detlef Moltke

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Moltke asks Thorvaldsen for the address of the German architects Gottlieb Steinmeyer and Karl Fri...

Juni-primo juli 1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

J.L. Lund

Thorvaldsen asks Lund to deliver a letter from him to Maria Zoëga. He has remained in Florence an...

18.6.1804

C.F. Hansen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hansen is going to commission works for Christiansborg from Thorvaldsen, but as the rebuilding of...

Efter 9. og før 16.7.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

J.L. Lund

Thorvaldsen is happy that J.L. Lund has had his grant prolonged so that he can stay in Rome for a...

13.7.1804

J.L. Lund

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Lund sends greetings and requests from Anna Maria Uhden. He informs Thorvaldsen that he has given...

Efter 16.7. og senest 6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

J.L. Lund

Thorvaldsen asks Lund to take care of his studio while he is gone. He thanks him for having assis...

21.7.1804

Laurits Engelstoft

Rasmus Nyerup

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

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Thorvaldsen informs Abildgaard that he has been seriously ill. He asks Abildgaard’s permission to...

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

First draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen tells Abildgaard how devastated he was when he received the ...

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Second draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen informs Abildgaard that he has been seriously ill. He asks ...

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Second draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen tells Abildgaard that he is going to Carrara with Herman Sc...

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Anna Maria Uhden

Thorvaldsen writes to Anna Maria Uhden. The letter has been damaged, but its content seems clear ...

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

J.L. Lund

Thorvaldsen thanks Lund for having assisted him in a financial matter but asks him not to give an...

11.8.1804

J.L. Lund

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Lund thanks Thorvaldsen for his letter and looks forward to their reunion in Rome. He informs Tho...

12.8.1804

Laurits Engelstoft

Rasmus Nyerup

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

16.9.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley is planning to remain near Naples until the middle of October and then go to Rome. He wri...

22.10.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley congratulates Thorvaldsen on his appointment as professor at the Academy of Fine Arts in ...

13.11.1804

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley is ready to go to Rome but is stopped by the news of an epidmic in the area around Leghor...

6.7.1805

Arnold Wallick

Christian 8.

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

28.7.1805

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Thorvaldsen informs Abildgaard that the block of marble he has ordered will be sent in the autumn...

28.7.1805

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Draft: Thorvaldsen informs Abildgaard that the block of marble he has ordered will be sent in the...

Medio august 1805

Conrad Rantzau

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Rantzau tells Thorvaldsen that he has sent a bill of exchange for 300 piastres to Rome through Zo...

16.8.1805

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley teases Thorvaldsen because he has not heard from him for a long time, but suddenly a lett...

24.8.1805

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley has received a letter from the mayor of Copenhagen concerning Gotskalk Thorvaldsen’...

[26].8.1805

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Anna Maria Uhden

Thorvaldsen complains about his strenuous journey but assures Anna Maria Uhden that he is fine no...

30.8.1805

Camillo Landini

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley has given Landini a letter from Thorvaldsen, who is at Montenero, and asks for news about...

30.8.1805

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley ironically describes his amazement at having received two letters from Thorvaldsen. He al...

31.8.1805

J.L. Lund

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Lund has heard that Thorvaldsen is working on the relief The Baptism of Christ, possibly A736, du...

21.9.1805

C.F.F. Stanley

Kunstakademiet, København

Stanley submits drawings for a church and a sepulchral chapel for evaluation by the Academy of Fi...

Antagelig 14.11.1805

Adam Anthony Stratenus

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stratenus is annoyed that he did not find Thorvaldsen at home. He encloses Herman Schubart’...

3.2.1806

Jacqueline Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Jacqueline Schubart expresses her delight with Thorvaldsen’s drawing Cupid and the Butterfl...

8.5.1806

Henrik Vilhelm Lundbye

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Lundbye informs Thorvaldsen of his arrival in Pisa. He tells him about the mutual friends he has ...

9.6.1806

Johann Carl Rössler

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Rössler writes from Pisa, where he has met Baron Schubart. He urges Thorvaldsen to leave Rome and...

25.7.1806

Fr.G. Sulzer

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Sulzer asks Thorvaldsen to help him buy some Havana cigars in Leghorn and sends greetings to his ...

23.9.1806

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Thorvaldsen has received payment for the three catalogue volumes of the Museo Pio Clementino. He ...

23.9.1806

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

First draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen has received payment for the three catalogue volumes of the ...

23.9.1806

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Second draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen has received payment for the three catalogue volumes of the...

29.4.1807

Laurits Engelstoft

Bertel Thorvaldsen

On behalf of Marcus Gerhard Rosencrone, Engelstoft asks Thorvaldsen to execute a portrait bust in...

Efter 15.6.1807

Carl Gotthard Grass

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Carl Grass has heard that Baron Schubart has brought him a small parcel with papers and asks Thor...

Kort efter 31.10.1807

Johan Georg Wahl

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Wahl relates his journey from Rome to Pisa via Florence. He writes that the Schubarts are very di...

9.9.1808

J.L. Lund

Carl Anton Graff

Greetings and reports from mainly the Danish-German art society in Rome.

22.10.1808

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Charlotte Schimmelmann

Thorvaldsen informs Schimmelmann that the baptismal font, cf. A555,1, A555,2, A555,3, A555,4, whi...

4.12.1808

C.F. Høyer

Nicolai Abildgaard

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

Antagelig senest 4.2.1809

Bertel Thorvaldsen

NN

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

4.2.1809

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Charlotte Schimmelmann

Thorvaldsen is grateful for Schimmelmann’s praise of the baptismal font, cf. A555,1, A555,2, A555...

4.2.1809

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Charlotte Schimmelmann

Thorvaldsen is grateful for the precious agraffe that Schimmelmann has sent him through her broth...

4.2.1809

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Charlotte Schimmelmann

Thorvaldsen is grateful for the precious agraffe that he has received from Charlotte Schimmelmann...

29.3.1810

NN

Omnes

Journal de l’Empire reports that Thorvaldsen has been made knight of the order of Dannebrog.

26.5.1810

Johan Georg Wahl

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Wahl gives a cheerful description of his journey to Montenero via Pisa. His health has improved a...

Antagelig 7.6.1810

Christian 8.

Hans West

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

5.7.1810

Baron Brown

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

Efter 11.8.1810

Friederike Brun

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

4.9.1810

J.L. Lund

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Lund’s travel experiences on his return to Denmark after eight years in Rome. He asks Thorv...

4.10.1810

Hans West

Christian 8.

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

8.12.1810

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hans West

Thorvaldsen asks West to help Høyer in a matter concerning the Academy of Fine Arts. He also writ...

17.12.1810

Hans West

Bertel Thorvaldsen

West writes about political and economic conditions in Denmark and the rest of Europe. He describ...

13.3.1811

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hans West

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

13.3.1811

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hans West

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

22.3.1811

Wilhelm von Huth

Herman Schubart

A bill of exchange for 110 scudi from Wilhelm von Huth to Herman Schubart.

Kort før 2.4.1811

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

5.8.1811

Wilhelm von Huth

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Huth writes that he needs Thorvaldsen’s advice more than ever. Marianna Rinaldi’s dau...

7.9.1811

Caroline von Humboldt

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Humboldt recommends the Prince of Anhalt-Pleß. She misses Rome. She writes about the development ...

Antagelig tidligst december 1811, antagelig senest februar 1815

Conrad Rantzau

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Rantzau asks Thorvaldsen to assist him in listing the works which he commissioned from Thorvaldse...

18.12.1811

Friederike Brun

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Friederike Brun informs Thorvaldsen that Herman Schubart has sent a letter and a poem to him and ...

19.1.1812

J.L. Lund

Bertel Thorvaldsen

An attempt to persuade Thorvaldsen to visit Denmark. Information about life at home and greetings...

24.3.1812

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian 8.

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

18.4.1812

Henrik Vilhelm Lundbye

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Lundbye writes to Thorvaldsen from Leghorn. He brings news about Danish friends there and regrets...

13.5.1812

Christian 8.

Slotsbygningskommissionen

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

15.12.1812

Peder Malling

Christian 8.

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

13.1.1813

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Jacqueline Schubart

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

21.6.1813

Christian Daniel Rauch

Caroline von Humboldt

Thorvaldsen has praised Rauch’s sepulchral monument to Queen Luise. He is not feeling well ...

4.7.1813

Christian Daniel Rauch

Caroline von Humboldt

Rauch is helped by Thorvaldsen’s assistants in the execution of his monument to Queen Luise. Thor...

6.7.1813

P.O. Brøndsted

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Brøndsted has been on a short trip to Leghorn to get some money. He has visited Montenero and ask...

4.9.1813

Elisa Baciocchi

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Elisa Baciocchi wants to change the subject of one of the reliefs which she intends to commission...

22.9.1813

Elisa Baciocchi

Bertel Thorvaldsen

On behalf of Elisa Baciocchi, Poccianti sends a drawing with measurements in connection with a co...

23.9.1813

Christian Daniel Rauch

Caroline von Humboldt

Thorvaldsen is still staying at Bagni di Lucca in the company of Herman Schubart.

2.11.1813

Christian Daniel Rauch

Caroline von Humboldt

Thorvaldsen is in Florence in connection with Elisa Baciocchi’s commissions. Jacqueline Schubart’...

13.11.1813

C.W. Eckersberg

J.F. Clemens

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

3.12.1813

Pietro Benvenuti

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Benvenuti writes that Thorvaldsen’s portrait bust of him has been cast in plaster, and that the s...

23.7.1814

C.W. Eckersberg

J.F. Clemens

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

13.10.1814

C.W. Eckersberg

J.F. Clemens

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

19.11.1814

C.W. Eckersberg

J.F. Clemens

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

10.12.1814

Johann Paul Schulthesius

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schulthesius recommends Salvatore Pietro Janer to Thorvaldsen.

Januar 1815

Friederike Brun

Omnes

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

11.2.1815

C.W. Eckersberg

J.F. Clemens

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

6.5.1815

C.W. Eckersberg

J.F. Clemens, Christian David Gebauer, J.P. Møller

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

Oktober 1815

Peder Hjort

Omnes

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

2.12.1815

P.O. Brøndsted

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Brøndsted advises Thorvaldsen to return to Denmark, at least for a year. He encloses letters for ...

1.2.1816

C.W. Eckersberg

J.F. Clemens

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

18.4.1816

Christian 8.

C.F. Hansen

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

July 1817

Redaktørerne ved Athene, Rasmus Emil Bruun

Christian Molbech, NN

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

26.2.1817

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

9.3.1817

Christian 8.

C.F. Hansen

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

28.10.1817

Anne Margarethe Wahl

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Anne Margarethe Wahl asks Thorvaldsen to pay the remainder of the estate of her son, Johan Georg ...

12.12.1817

Adam Gottlob Müller

Jørgen Koch

Müller asks Koch to contact Thorvaldsen in Rome regarding the execution of the marble bust of Hen...

Tidligst 1818

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

2.1.1818

P.O. Brøndsted

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

31.3.1818

Giovanni Battista Sommariva

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Sommariva writes about his travels and the obstacles along the way that have delayed his return t...

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...

5.5.1818

Hermann Ernst Freund, Jørgen Koch

Kunstakademiet, København

Koch and Freund report that they have arrived safely in Rome, where they have been well received ...

5.5.1818

Jørgen Koch

Maria Koch

Koch informs his sister of his future address at Thorvaldsen’s place in Rome.

5.5.1818

Jørgen Koch

C.F. Hansen

Koch has not yet had time to talk to Thorvaldsen about The Alexander Frieze for Christiansborg Pa...

9.5.1818

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian 8.

Thorvaldsen assures the concerned Christian Frederik that the Alexander Frieze for Christiansborg...

9.5.1818

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian 8.

Draft of a letter dated 9.5.1818.

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

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Frederik 6. commissions the Alexander Frieze and two caryatids for Christiansborg Palace.

20.6.1818

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Copy of the letter dated 20.6.1818.

23.7.1818

Caroline von Humboldt

Christian Daniel Rauch

Caroline von Humboldt har hørt, at Thorvaldsen er syg, og hun frygter, at Herman Schubarts plager...

1.8.1818

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Second draft of letter dated 1.8.1818.

1.8.1818

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Third draft of letter dated 1.8.1818.

1.8.1818

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Thorvaldsen is grateful for the commission for the Alexander Frieze and two caryatids for Christi...

22.8.1818

Jørgen Koch

C.F. Hansen

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

27.8.1818

Caroline von Humboldt

Christian Daniel Rauch

Thorvaldsen will not accompany Herman Schubart to Denmark but will leave in the spring in the com...

3.9.1818

Giovanni Battista Sommariva

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Sommariva is pleased that Thorvaldsen is with their mutual friend Herman Schubart, and that he ta...

13.9.1818

Jørgen Koch

Kunstakademiet, København

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

11.10.1818

Frederik Schmidt

Frederik Schmidt

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

16.1.1819

Agnete Marie Rosencrone

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Agnete Rosencrone asks Thorvaldsen to send the bust of Henrik Hielmstierne, cf. A210, to Denmark....

13.2.1819

P.O. Brøndsted

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Brøndsted asks Thorvaldsen to lend him a clock. He does not want to interfere in a matter concern...

16.4.1819

Peder Brønnum Scavenius

Peder Brønnum Scavenius

Scavenius saw an exhibition of works by Scandinavian artists in the Palazzo Caffarelli in Rome, w...

27.4.1819

Peder Brønnum Scavenius

Peder Brønnum Scavenius

Scavenius visited Thorvaldsen’s workshop and in the afternoon went to La Storta for a big party o...

15.5.1819

Caroline von Humboldt

Christian Daniel Rauch

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

28.5.1819

P.O. Brøndsted

Andreas Christian Gierlew

Brøndsted thanks Gierlew for his letter. He is currently editing his investigations from his expe...

Sandsynligvis oktober 1819-august 1820

Adam Gottlob Müller

Rasmus Emil Bruun

Müller asks Bruun to contact Thorvaldsen regarding his marble bust of Henrik Hielmstierne, cf. A2...

8.11.1819

Christian 8.

C.F. Hansen

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

14.11.1819

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian Frederik complains that Thorvaldsen is in Copenhagen now that he himself will soon be i...

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.

31.1.1821

Giovanni Battista Sommariva

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Sommariva has received the first reproductions in cameo of the frieze Alexander the Great’s Entry...

25.3.1821

Frederik Julian Christian von Bertouch

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bertouch sends warm regards and some news to Thorvaldsen. Among other things, he mentions Clemens...

12.8.1821

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

16.3.1822

Hans Henrik Gunnerus

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Imprisoned at Frederiksten fortress, Hans Henrik Gunnerus writes to Thorvaldsen with an appeal fo...

24.4.1822

Joachim Grabien

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Joachim Grabien forwards a letter from J.V. Minten to Thorvaldsen and asks him to send the chests...

3.9.1823

Christian Due

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

Antagelig januar-februar 1824

Johan Gunder Adler

Hermann Ernst Freund

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

August 1832

NN

Omnes

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

Før 8.8.1833

NN

NN

List of the works by Thorvaldsen that are to be sent to Copenhagen with the corvette Galathea in ...

Før 8.8.1833

NN

NN

List of the works by Thorvaldsen that are to be sent to Copenhagen with the corvette Galathea in ...

Før 8.8.1833

NN

NN

Second part of a list of the works by Thorvaldsen that are to be sent to Copenhagen with the corv...

August 1841

Christine Stampe

Omnes

The script of Christine Stampe’s memoirs on Thorvaldsen. This is the 30th part of 60 in all.

11.4.1844

E.A. Hagen

Omnes

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

30.12.1844 - 3.1.1845

H.C. Andersen

Omnes

The commentary for this Thorvaldsen biography is not available at the moment.

1845

H.C. Andersen

Omnes

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

13.12.1851

Redaktørerne ved Flyve-Posten

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.

1888

Jørgen Dalhoff

Omnes

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