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Lost Works by Thorvaldsen

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24.10.1800

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Kunstakademiet, København

Thorvaldsen regrets that his report to the Royal Academy has been delayed. He would have liked to...

11.8.1804

J.L. Lund

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Lund thanks Thorvaldsen for his letter and looks forward to their reunion in Rome. He informs Tho...

20.8.1809

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Theodor von Hahn

Contract between Thorvaldsen and Theodor von Hahn concerning delivery of the marble statue Cupid ...

18.6.1811

Christian Daniel Rauch

Caroline von Humboldt

Rauch beklager, at Thorvaldsen endnu ikke er færdig med statuerne af Amor holder en sommerfugl fo...

19.7.1811

Christian Daniel Rauch

Caroline von Humboldt

Rauch beretter, at Thorvaldsen har færdiggjort Amor holder en sommerfugl for at såre den med en p...

5.9.1814

Olav Olavsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Olavsen recommends H.E. Freund to Thorvaldsen. He sends a ring with Freund in order to thank Thor...

8.1.1815

Pietro Benvenuti

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Benvenuti recommends the painter Martelli and the writer Janer, who is also bringing letters to T...

1817

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Reference to Thorvaldsen in an index in Nicolaus Esterházy’s archive.

2.10.1817

Nicolaus Esterházy

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Esterházy acknowledges receipt of Thorvaldsen’s letter, which confirms what they agreed on during...

22.4.1818

Vincenz Rüttimann

Karl Pfyffer von Altishofen

Rüttimann reports that he has been in contact with Thorvaldsen regarding the monument in Lucerne ...

13.6.1818

Jørgen Koch

Jonas Collin

Koch writes about Thorvaldsen’s works and commissions. The sculptor has completed Mercury a...

28.5.1819

Peder Brønnum Scavenius

Peder Brønnum Scavenius

Scavenius bought cameos after Night, cf. A369, and Day, cf. A370, finished his diary, and went fo...

19.6.1819

P.O. Brøndsted

Holger Halling Aagaard

Brøndsted writes about his Roman friends and about Thorvaldsen in particular. He is happy that Th...

17.7.1819-5.1.1822

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Bertel Thorvaldsen

Accounts for payment of wages to Thorvaldsen’s assistants for the marble carving of Dancing Girl,...

14.8.1819-30.10.1819

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Bertel Thorvaldsen

Accounts for payment of wages to Thorvaldsen’s assistants for work on Jurij Aleksándrovitj Golóvk...

7.11.1819

Olav Olavsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Olavsen asks if Thorvaldsen has received the ring he sent him via H.E. Freund. He reminds the scu...

24.10.1823

Ludwig Schorn

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

19.7.1824

Julie von Dörnberg

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Julie von Dörnberg sends her late son Unico von Dörnberg’s death mask to Thorvaldsen and asks him...

2.8.1824

Frederico Gürtler

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Gürtler informs Thorvaldsen that he has packed and sent the young Baron Unico von Dörnberg’s deat...

20.1.1825

Pietro Benvenuti

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Benvenuti recommends the sculptor Emilio Santarelli, whom he wants Thorvaldsen to take on as his ...

15.12.1825

Jørgen Conrad de Falsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Falsen confirms delivery of two reliefs from Thorvaldsen. He is dissatisfied that one is small an...

20.3.1826

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Jørgen Conrad de Falsen

Thorvaldsen tries to formulate an answer to Falsen’s criticism of the two reliefs he has received...

17.2.1827

Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound thanks Thorvaldsen for having taken on the Scottish sculptor Alexander R...

Presumably after 1836, before 1841

F. Alleyne McGeachy

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Alleyne McGeachy recommends his wife’s younger brother to Thorvaldsen, hoping that the sculptor w...

10.7.1838

Angelo Maria Ricci

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

28.8.1840

Redaktørerne ved Dansk Folkeblad

Omnes

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

11.4.1844

E.A. Hagen

Omnes

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

Juni 1847 [1951]

H.C. Andersen

Omnes

H.C. Andersen har besøgt Sydney Morgan og i hendes lejlighed set en tegning udført af Thorvaldsen...

28.6.1847

H.C. Andersen

H.C. Andersen

H.C. Andersen har besøgt Sydney Morgan og i hendes lejlighed set en tegning udført af Thorvaldsen...

Tidligst 1878, senest 1905 (1835-1836)

Charles Bowyer Adderley

Omnes

Adderley describes his stay in Rome in 1835-36, when he stayed with Thorvaldsen for a time. He wa...