4.12.1819

Sender

John Gibson

Sender’s Location

Rom

Recipient

William Cavendish, Duke of Devonshire

Recipient’s Location

Paris

Information on recipient

Udskrift: Monseur / Monsieur le Duc de Devonshire / aux souns de Messieurs Laffitte /
á Paris.
Poststemplet: ”[XX] / BEAUVO[XXX]” og “Decembre 17 1819”.

Dating based on

Dateringen fremgår af brevet.

Abstract

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

Document

Rome

Your Grace,

[...] Thorwalsden’s Venus executing for your Grace is in a forward state, and this marble is good, there are a few faint spots ab[o]ut the lips but nothing worth mentioning. [...]

John Gibson

[Brevets dato er skrevet på udskriftssiden:]

Rome decembr 4 th

1819

General Comment

Af brevet citeres kun de dele, som vedrører/omhandler Thorvaldsen. Brevet er afskrevet og venligt stillet til rådighed af Eric Forster, her gengivet og revideret efter originalbrevet.

Archival Reference

Devonshire Mss., Chatsworth, Sculpture Accounts of the 6th Duke of Devonshire, f.113.

Subjects

Works

A12 Venus med æblet, 1813-1816, inv.nr. A12

Last updated 14.12.2012