Thorvaldsen regrets that his report to the Royal Academy has been delayed. He would have liked to...
Tidligst marts 1803, antagelig senest 1805
Patrick Moir requests Thovaldsen’s presence the following morning in order to settle matters rega...
Tidligst 23.3., senest sommer 1803
Finelli & Keller
Thorvaldsen’s contract with the sculptors Pietro Finelli and Heinrich Keller concerning the deliv...
Tidligst 19. og senest 23.3.1803
Transcript of Thomas Hope’s copy of his contract with Thorvaldsen regarding Jason with the Golden...
Knud Lyne Rahbek
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The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.
Schubart reports on his efforts to obtain commissions for Thorvaldsen from Denmark. Through her h...
Thorvaldsen thanks Schubart and his sister Charlotte Schimmelmann for the efforts they are making...
Fonden ad usus publicos
The foundation ad usus publicos grants Thorvaldsen 300 Danish rix-dollars due to his progress in ...
Giovanni Battista Pinchart
A bill from the carpenter Pinchart to Thorvaldsen for carpentry done in the period from October 1...
August von Kotzebue
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August Wilhelm Schlegel
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Omnes
Schlegel reports to Goethe on the art scene in Rome, summer 1805.The commentary to this document ...
Redaktørerne ved Nyeste Skilderie af Kjøbenhavn
Schubart is pleased with Thorvaldsen’s appointment as professor at the Academy of Fine Arts...
Schubart recommends Adam Anthony Stratenus and Cornelius Johannes Kneppelhout to Thorvaldsen.
Carl Ludwig Fernow
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Moir informs Thorvaldsen on behalf of Thomas Hope that the fourth and last payment for Jason with...
Thorvaldsen thanks Abildgaard for helping Gotskalk Thorvaldsen. The war has given Thorvaldsen fin...
Receipt from Pietro Finelli confirming the payment of 25 paoli.
C.F. Hansen commissions works from Thorvaldsen. For the façade of Christiansborg Palace, he wants...
Høyer writes that Thorvaldsen has received an instalment of 100 rix-dollars for the portrait bust...
Thorvaldsen thanks Schubart for a bill of exchange. He has had financial problems because the war...
Thorvaldsen has received commissions from C.F. Hansen and the Building Commission for Christiansb...
The commentary to this letter is not available at the moment.
Theodor von Hahn
Contract between Thorvaldsen and Theodor von Hahn concerning delivery of the marble statue Cupid ...
The commentary for this poem is not available at the moment.
Christian Daniel Rauch
Caroline von Humboldt
Rauch regrets that Thorvaldsen has not yet finished the statues of Cupid Holding a Butterfly to H...
G.L. Lahde, Adam Oehlenschläger
Tønnes Christian Bruun de Neergaard
Friedrich Karl Ludwig Sickler
Theodor von der Ropp
Ropp thanks Thorvaldsen after having received Briseis and Achilles, cf. A490, Venus with the Appl...
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Thorvaldsen regrets that he cannot send Ganymede Offering the Cup, cf. A41, to Raczyński as the s...
Karl Pfyffer von Altishofen
Keller informs Pfyffer von Altishofen that Thorvaldsen has been ill and therefore has not begun w...
Peder Brønnum Scavenius
Peder Brønnum Scavenius
Scavenius visited Thorvaldsen’s workshop together with Hermann Ernst Freund and admired some of T...
Thomas Hope urges Thorvaldsen to finish and deliver Jason with the Golden Fleece, A822, commissio...
Keller reports that the model for Dying Lion (The Lucerne Lion) , cf. cast A119, is nearly finish...
Keller complains that it is difficult to get Thorvaldsen to complete his work on the model for Dy...
Chiaveri asks Thorvaldsen to speak to Giovanni Raimondo Torlonia as soon as possible regarding Ja...
Keller reports that the small model for the monument to the Swiss guards in Lucerne, cf. Dying Li...
Keller is pleased that Thorvaldsen, contrary to expectations, has visited Lucerne on his journey ...
Keller reports that both models of the monument Dying Lion (The Lucerne Lion), cf. A119, have be...
M.F. Liebenberg, Adam Oehlenschläger, Knud Lyne Rahbek
The commentary for this song is not available at the moment.
Molbech’s account of his visit to Rome, in which he compares Thorvaldsen and Canova and describes...
December 1820 - september 1821
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Giovanni Raimondo Torlonia
Torlonia is disappointed that Thorvaldsen has not complied with the agreement to complete Jason w...
Describes the inauguration of the monument Dying Lion (The Lucerne Lion), cf. A119, in Lucerne, w...
Torlonia assumes that Jason with the Golden Fleece, A822, is ready to be shipped as Thorvaldsen h...
Giovanni Raimondo Torlonia
Thorvaldsen answers Torlonia regarding Jason with the Golden Fleece, A822, which is to be deliver...
Johann Martin von Wagner
Leo von Klenze
Wagner sums up Schönborn’s possibilities regarding his commission of a Bacchus statue from the la...
Torlonia has received several letters from Thomas Hope, who is impatient to have the statue of Ja...
Redaktørerne ved Fyens Stiftstidende
Just Mathias Thiele
Thiele describes Thorvaldsen’s workshops in Rome.
Redaktørerne ved Kunst-Blatt
Redaktørerne ved Nyt Aftenblad
Februar 1825 - marts 1827
A. Andersen Feldborg
Andersen Feldborg gives Thorvaldsen his book Denmark Delineated, probably @M653.He writes that Ja...
The historian Estrup’s biography of Thorvaldsen for the Chapter of the Royal Orders of Chiv...
On behalf of Thomas Hope, Torlonia urges Thorvaldsen to finish the statue of Jason with the Golde...
Song in six stanzas in the honour of Thorvaldsen’s Roman birthday. Evan, the god of wine, is invo...
Antagelig august 1828
Thorvaldsen sends Hope the statue of Jason with the Golden Fleece, A822, 25 years after the contr...
Redaktørerne ved Kjøbenhavnsposten
The sculpture of Jason with the Golden Fleece, A822, commissioned by Thomas Hope, has been comple...
Frederik Ferdinand Friis
Just Mathias Thiele
Hope gratefully acknowledges receipt of Jason with the Golden Fleece, A822, the portrait busts of...
Peale describes his impression of Thorvaldsen, his works, and his studio practice. He is critical...
Antagelig tidligst 14.8., senest omkring 1.12.1831
Mugnoz asks Thorvaldsen for financial assistance as he is ill and cannot support himself. In retu...
Redaktørerne ved Dansk Litteratur-Tidende
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Redaktørerne ved Søndagsblad
Heinrich Jakob Fried
Redaktørerne ved Dansk Kunstblad
Redaktørerne ved Nyt Magasin for Natur og Menneskekundskab
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The script of Christine Stampe’s memoirs on Thorvaldsen. This is the 15th part of 60 in all.
Müller sends a report to Christian 8. on Danish artists in Rome. He gives a detailed description ...
J.L. Heiberg’s prologue for the ceremony at the Royal Theatre in Copenhagen 9.4.1844, commemorati...