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Saxtorph's Bust

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24.12.1800

Poul Scheel

Georg Zoëga

Scheel has been allowed to enclose a letter to Zoëga in a letter from Friedrich Münter. After hav...

20.5.1801

Poul Scheel

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Scheel thanks Thorvaldsen for having accepted his assignment. He further specifies his order for ...

22.6.1801

Joh. Hein. Wulffen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Wulffen forwards a letter from Doctor Scheel to Thorvaldsen and explains that Scheel has told him...

13.7.1801

Joh. Hein. Wulffen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Wulffen informs Thorvaldsen that he can draw 100 scudi on the banker Torlonia.

Antagelig april-juni 1804

Arnold Wallick

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Arnold Wallick sends greetings to Thorvaldsen from Rome and asks him whether the bust of Mathias ...

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Thorvaldsen informs Abildgaard that he has been seriously ill. He asks Abildgaard’s permission to...

6.8.1804

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Second draft of a letter: Thorvaldsen informs Abildgaard that he has been seriously ill. He asks ...

29.8.1804

Poul Scheel

Georg Zoëga

Scheel tells Zoëga to give his regards to Thorvaldsen and ask him not to delay the bust Scheel ha...

23.9.1806

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Nicolai Abildgaard

Thorvaldsen has received payment for the three catalogue volumes of the Museo Pio Clementino. He ...

23.11.1808

Poul Scheel

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Scheel assures Thorvaldsen that he has not been forgotten in Copenhagen and asks him to remember ...

Efter 23.11.1808

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Poul Scheel

Draft of a letter in which Thorvaldsen explains to Doctor Poul Scheel that the bust he commission...

28.7.1810

Poul Scheel

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Scheel has heard that Thorvaldsen has not yet begun work on the bust he has commissioned. For thi...

Efter 28.7.1810

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Poul Scheel

Thorvaldsen responds to Poul Scheel’s cancellation of the commission for the bust of the Doctor S...

Antagelig september 1810

Poul Scheel

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Scheel is pleased that the bust of Doctor Mathias Saxtorph has been completed in plaster. Therefo...

30.11.1810

Poul Scheel

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Scheel has heard from Friederike Brun that the bust he has commissioned has been completed. Since...

Presumably spring 1812

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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Thorvaldsen admits that the addressee has every reason to be angry with him.