Peter Hanning Hammer
Peter Hanning Hammer is grateful for his friendship with Thorvaldsen. He mentions that Bernhoft h...
Nicolai Abildgaard, Jens Juel, København Kunstakademiet, Peter Meyn
The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts instructs Thorvaldsen on the terms of his travelling grant....
Karen Thorvaldsen misses her son greatly. She is unhappy with her life and her husband. He gives ...
Thorvaldsen’s draft of his first report to Abildgaard on his activities in Rome. He has visited t...
Gotskalk Thorvaldsen is happy to have received news from his son. He advises him to send a work o...
Johan David Åkerblad
Johan David Åkerblad
Åkerblad’s list of artists in Rome 1798-99.
Thorvaldsen reports to the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts that he is still in Rome, and that h...
Draft letter from the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts informing Thorvaldsen of a one-year prolo...
The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts informs Thorvaldsen of a one-year prolongation of his trave...
Thanking his son for his letter, Thorvaldsen’s father writes about the hard winter, his work, and...
Both Thorvaldsen’s semi-annual report to the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts and the works he w...
Cornelius Høyer, København Kunstakademiet
The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts has evaluated Thorvaldsen’s Bacchus and Ariadne, A1, and is...
Thorvaldsen’s parents are delighted with the latest letter from their son, especially because a f...
Abildgaard relates that some people in Copenhagen have accused Thorvaldsen of being lazy in Rome,...
Stanley is sorry that Thorvaldsen has been ill, but he is happy that the sculptor has found lodgi...
Stanley has received incorrect treatment by his Italian doctor, but his new German doctor is bett...
Accademia Fiorentina, Giovanni degli Alessandri
The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.
Christian 7. appoints Thorvaldsen professor of sculpture at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts...
The Academy of Fine Arts announces that Thorvaldsen has been appointed professor of sculpture.
Stanley Senior writes that Thorvaldsen has been appointed professor at the Academy of Fine Arts i...
Schubart thanks Stanley for his letter and asks him to tell Thorvaldsen that he will soon receive...
Stanley submits drawings for a church and a sepulchral chapel for evaluation by the Academy of Fi...
Schubart has made some emendations in Stanley’s letter to the Academy of Fine Arts in Copen...
Canova has been elected member of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen. He lacks words to...
Accademia Italiana, Johann Paul Schulthesius
Thorvaldsen is nominated honorary member of the Accademia Italiana. He is asked to forward his bi...
Antagelig efter 6.3.1808
West writes about political and economic conditions in Denmark and the rest of Europe. He describ...
Christian Daniel Rauch
Caroline von Humboldt
Thorvaldsen has been appointed professor with a monthly pay of 25 Roman piastres.
Giovanni degli Alessandri
A dedication to Thorvaldsen in a booklet.
The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.
Redaktørerne ved Kunst-Blatt
Kruse encloses the prospectus in which the Danish population is invited to contribute to the acqu...
Koch writes about Thorvaldsen’s works and commissions. The sculptor has completed Mercury a...
Fonden ad usus publicos
Thorvaldsen recommends the history painter Andreas Ludvig Koop.
Giovanni Battista Sommariva
Antagelig omkring 19.11.1823
Giovanni degli Alessandri recommends a student, Tommaso Gasperini, to Thorvaldsen. Gasperini is c...
Académie Royale des Beaux-Arts, Quatremère de Quincy
The commentary for this letter is not yet available.
Accademia degli Arcadi
Sommariva has received a letter from de Sanctis stating that a large part of the frieze Alexander...
The historian Estrup’s biography of Thorvaldsen for the Chapter of the Royal Orders of Chiv...
Académie de France à Rome
Permission to draw after plaster sculptures in the French Academy in Rome.
Hauch is grateful to Thorvaldsen for his friendship in Rome. He has written a drama which he is g...
Accademia Tiberina, Melchiorre Missirini
Tatarkiewicz writes that there have been problems with the casting of Nicolaus Copernicus after t...
National Academy of Design
Thorvaldsen is notified, that he has been elected as a honorary member of the National Academy of...
Accademia dei Filergiti
Kort før 26.4.1830
Accademia della Valle Tiberina Toscana
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy
Abraham Mendelssohn Bartholdy
Mendelsohn has learnt something from Horace Vernet, which he thinks everyone could learn from him...
Just Mathias Thiele
A dedication to Thorvaldsen.
Thorvaldsen has unanimously been elected director of the Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen, and ...
Andersen has attended an evening of poetry reading at the Accademia Tiberina together with Henrik...
31.3.1834 - 1.4.1834
Redaktørerne ved Kjøbenhavnsposten
The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.
Ateneo di Brescia
Lucca Accademia dei Filomati
Lucca Accademia dei Filomati
Lettere ed Belle Arti Accademia Aretina di Scienze, Antonio Fabroni
Thorvaldsen’s diploma as honorary member of the Accademia Aretina di Scienze, Lettere, e Belle-Ar...
On behalf of Accademia Aretina di Scienze, Lettere, e Belle Arti, Fabroni informs Thorvaldsen tha...
Amsterdam Koninklijk Instituut van Wetenschappen
Accademia Tiberina, NN
Redaktørerne ved Aftonbladet