Directionen for de Kongelige Skuespil
The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.
Sophie Amalie Kurtzhals
Thorvaldsen apologizes to Kurtzhals because he did not have the time to bid her farewell before s...
Johan Michael Fischer
A greeting in Thorvaldsen’s album.
Giuseppe Alessi Morellet
Letter of recommendation for Thorvaldsen.
Lorens Henrich Fisker
Charlotte Amalie Fisker
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Short note from Thorvaldsen’s parents to their son.
Gotskalk Thorvaldsen’s receipt for the payment of the bust of A.P. Bernstorff, A856, delivered to...
Christian Georg Hansen
Claus Hvidtfeldt Blom
Copy of Peder Pavels’ diary and drafts of Thorvaldsen’s diary from Malta 1796-97.
Andreas Christian Lütken
Thorvaldsen’s diary from his sojourn in Malta, Palermo and Naples.
Thorvaldsen’s first report to the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts since his departure from Cope...
Antagelig marts 1797
A sheet with several fragments in Danish, German and Italian. First two drafts of a letter in Ita...
Fritzsch sends his warm regards and hopes to join Thorvaldsen in Rome soon. Two of Fritzsch’s flo...
Mathias Henrichsen sends his regards and reports on friends in Copenhagen. He hopes to become a t...
Margrethe Ackermann, Gotskalk Thorvaldsen
Gotskalk Thorvaldsen is grateful for his son’s last letter and happy that he has arrived safely a...
Peder Pavels, the chaplain of the Thetis, sends his greetings and reports what has happened on th...
Fritzsch is happy that Thorvaldsen has arrived in Rome. He himself plans to leave soon on a grant...
Gotskalk Thorvaldsen advertises the sale of his son’s bust of A.P. Bernstorff, A856.
West is happy that Thorvaldsen has arrived safely in Rome. He relates news of family and friends ...
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...
Thanking his son for his letter, Thorvaldsen’s father writes about the hard winter, his work, and...
Thorvaldsen thanks Abildgaard for his support. He tells him that many of the Roman art collection...
Thorvaldsen’s parents are delighted with the latest letter from their son, especially because a f...
Scheel sends greetings to his friends in Rome. He recommends the island of Menorca, which is said...
Abildgaard relates that some people in Copenhagen have accused Thorvaldsen of being lazy in Rome,...
Thorvaldsen reports that the transportation of two crates with artworks bound for the Royal Danis...
Scheel has been allowed to enclose a letter to Zoëga in a letter from Friedrich Münter. After hav...
Anckarsvärd thanks Thorvaldsen for their friendship in Rome and asks him to arrange the transport...
Ulrich has negotiated with the shipping firm of Jaume & Schwarz regarding Thorvaldsen’s two c...
Gotskalk Thorvaldsen is happy to have received a letter from Thorvaldsen as rumours in Copenhagen...
Abildgaard informs Thorvaldsen that the last instalment of his travelling grant has been sent to ...
Antagelig april 1802
Thorvaldsen complains that he has not received any letter for a long time.
Presumably April 1802
Anna Maria Uhden
Text fragments not meant for a letter or even a draft, but presumably to be regarded as an affect...
Thorvaldsen begs his father to send him a letter as he is longing for news from Copenhagen. He ex...
Jørgen West asks what to do about the bust of Tyge Rothe, A225, which is in the care of Nicolai A...
Stanley informs his good friend of his arrival in Naples. He has contracted an illness which prev...
Rosenkilde recommends Arnold Wallick, who is studying to become a scene painter. He tells Thorval...
Gotskalk Thorvaldsen reproaches his son strongly for not returning to Copenhagen.
Abildgaard is happy about Thorvaldsen’s success in Rome. He has received the busts Thorvaldsen se...
Schubart reports on his efforts to obtain commissions for Thorvaldsen from Denmark. Through her h...
Thorvaldsen apologizes for his long silence due to an illness which has left him incapable of wor...
Third draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen apologizes for his long silence due to an illness which has ...
First draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen apologizes for his long silence due to an illness which has ...
Ultimo februar 1804
Fragment of a draft in which Thorvaldsen tells his father that he has been ill, and that he has h...
Stanley is not sure if Thorvaldsen received his last letter and writes more or less the same thin...
Abildgaard discusses the payment for the transportation of the crates Thorvaldsen has sent to Cop...
Stanley suggests having Gotskalk Thorvaldsen admitted to Vartov, an institution for the poor. Sta...
Jens Christopher Friborg
Directionen for Fattigvæsenet
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Directionen for Fattigvæsenet
The poor-law authorities in Copenhagen admit Gotskalk Thorvaldsen to Vartov Hospital.
Balthasar Schiøtt reports that at Stanley’s – and indirectly Thorvaldsen’s – request he has seen ...
Gotskalk Thorvaldsen’s entry in Census of Patients at Vartov Hospital.
Vartov list of Gotskalk Thorvaldsen’s personal effects.
Redaktørerne ved Nyeste Skilderie af Kjøbenhavn
Stanley Senior writes that Thorvaldsen has been appointed professor at the Academy of Fine Arts i...
Thorvaldsen informs Abildgaard that the block of marble he has ordered will be sent in the autumn...
Draft: Thorvaldsen informs Abildgaard that the block of marble he has ordered will be sent in the...
Stanley has received a letter from the mayor of Copenhagen concerning Gotskalk Thorvaldsen’...
Stanley ironically describes his amazement at having received two letters from Thorvaldsen. He al...
Stanley’s health is tolerable. Anna Maria Uhden is also well, as is Thorvaldsen’s dog...
Abildgaard is sympathetic to the idea that Thorvaldsen should remain in Rome for the time being b...
Gotskalk Thorvaldsen tager afsked med sin søn og undskylder sit sidste brev. Han fortæller, at ha...
Thorvaldsen thanks Abildgaard for helping Gotskalk Thorvaldsen. The war has given Thorvaldsen fin...
Sentences and fragments of a letter, see the general comment.
Draft letter, see the general comment.
Draft letter dated 18.6.1806.
Abildgaard informs Thorvaldsen that he will receive his salary as a professor of the Royal Academ...
Thorvaldsen has received payment for the three catalogue volumes of the Museo Pio Clementino. He ...
First draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen has received payment for the three catalogue volumes of the ...
Second draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen has received payment for the three catalogue volumes of the...
Vartov list of Gotskalk Thorvaldsen’s estate.
Olavsen recommends H.E. Freund to Thorvaldsen. He sends a ring with Freund in order to thank Thor...
Brøndsted advises Thorvaldsen to return to Denmark, at least for a year. He encloses letters for ...
Song in six stanzas written on the occasion of Thorvaldsen’s return to Denmark in 1819. Acc...
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Olavsen asks if Thorvaldsen has received the ring he sent him via H.E. Freund. He reminds the scu...
Peter Norden Sølling
Sølling expresses his gratitude for Thorvaldsen’s company during his stay in Denmark and recounts...
Peder Horrebow Haste, J.C. Riise
Haste supplerer og korrigerer Nicolay Fürsts biografi om Thorvaldsen. Haste fortæller om billedhu...
The historian Estrup’s biography of Thorvaldsen for the Chapter of the Royal Orders of Chiv...
Just Mathias Thiele
Thorvaldsen sends a list of the works that can be ready for transportation to Denmark in the spri...
Thorvaldsen writes which works will be ready to be sent to Denmark in the spring of 1827.
Thorvaldsen lists the works which will be ready to be sent to Denmark in the spring of 1827 and c...
C.F. Hansen is very disappointed about the postponement of the shipment to Denmark of Thorvaldsen...
In consequence of a royal ordinance, the Building Commission for Christiansborg Palace ask Thorva...
The Building Commission for the Church of Our Lady in Copenhagen seize the opportunity to have th...
Just Mathias Thiele
Platou informs Thiele about Gotskalk Thorvaldsen and his stay at Vartov Hospital.