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Alba Amicorum, Albums and Friendship Books

See also: Thorvaldsen's Album

28.1.1800

Georg Zoëga

Frederik Obelitz

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

24.10.1800

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Thorvaldsen reports that the transportation of two crates with artworks bound for the Royal Danis...

23.5.1804

Adam Gottlob Detlef Moltke

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Ode to Thorvaldsen’s vitality and creativity. Thorvaldsen is described as one who receives the ne...

26.7.1805

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart is pleased with Thorvaldsen’s appointment as professor at the Academy of Fine Arts...

9.11.1806

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Andreas Dobert Kalleberg

A greeting in Kalleberg’s album.

August 1818

Christina Alexandra Egypta Bonaparte

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

10.8.1820

Bertel Thorvaldsen

NN

Farewell greeting from Thorvaldsen to an unknown recipient.

10.8.1820

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian Horneman

Thorvaldsen’s greeting in Christian Horneman’s album.

8.11.1826

Maria Szymanowska

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Szymanowska has been reunited with her parents and her children in Warsaw, and they are all fine....

1.5.1827

Maria Szymanowska

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Szymanowska, who is now living in Saint Petersburg in order to be able to support her family, sen...

24.5.1829

Maria Szymanowska

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Szymanowska sends the letter with the Polish poet Adam Mickiewicz, who she thinks will greatly ap...

9.6.1831

H.C. Andersen

H.C. Andersen

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

29.1.1832

Michele Bisi

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bisi’s brother has been in Rome without meeting Thorvaldsen. However, Bisi will not give up the d...

15.8.1833

Michele Bisi

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bisi renews his request for a drawing by Thorvaldsen for his album. He sends two of his engraving...

11.2.1835

Moritz Oppenheim

Bertel Thorvaldsen

On behalf of Baroness von Rothschild, Oppenheim asks Thorvaldsen to make a sketch for her album w...

1836

Pauline Horneman

Christian Horneman

A greeting in Christian Horneman’s album from his daughter Pauline Horneman.

7.1.1838

Pauline Horneman

Christian Horneman

A whimsical stanza, written by Pauline Horneman in her father’s, Christian Horneman’s...

7.1.1838

Pauline Horneman

Christian Horneman

A whimsical stanza, written by Pauline Horneman in her father’s, Christian Horneman’s...

20.4.1842

Ferdinand Hiller

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hiller sends his album to Thorvaldsen and asks him to write in it at his convenience.

Probably 25.10.1842

Frederikke Wallick

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Frederikke Wallick thanks Thorvaldsen for offering to make a drawing in her album and will send i...

23.5.1843

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Clara Beaumarié

Thorvaldsen’s greeting in Clara Beaumarié’s album.

1896 (1841-42)

Wilhelm August Rudolf Lehmann

Omnes

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