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Alexander Frieze, Palazzo del Quirinale, Rome

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See also: Alexander Frieze, Christiansborg Palace, Copenhagen · Alexander Frieze, Palais Leuchtenberg, Munich · Alexander Frieze, Panthéon, Paris · Alexander Frieze, Villa Carlotta, Tremezzo · Commissions, Survey · Reliefs, Allegories · Reliefs, Classical Mythology · Contemporary Reproductions of Thorvaldsen's Works

20.3.1812

Peder Malling

Christian 8.

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

31.3.1812

Christian Daniel Rauch

Caroline von Humboldt

Thorvaldsen looks well in spite of his severe pains. He is working on the frieze Alexander the Gr...

11.5.1812

Christian Daniel Rauch

Caroline von Humboldt

Rauch’s portrait of Thorvaldsen, Dep.31, is praised and is very lifelike. He is going to send a c...

10.6.1812

Christian Daniel Rauch

Caroline von Humboldt

Rauch sends the promised engravings of Thorvaldsen’s reliefs through Count von Schulenburg-Witzen...

15.12.1812

Peder Malling

Christian 8.

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

After 23.12.1813

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Raffaele Stern

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

7.1.1814

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Ludwig 1.

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

December 1817

Lauritz Kruse

Omnes

A prospectus in which Kruse invites his fellow countrymen to contribute to the acquisition of Tho...

Efter 1.1.1818

Lauritz Kruse

Omnes

A prospectus in German in which Kruse invites his Danish-German fellow countrymen in Schleswig, H...

27.1.1818

NN

Omnes

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

7.4.1818

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

For a long time, the Academy of Fine Arts has wished to possess plaster casts of Thorvaldsen’s wo...

9.5.1818

Herman Schubart

Christian 8.

Schubart assures the concerned Christian Frederik that the Alexander Frieze for Frederik 6.’s new...

20.6.1818

C.F. Hansen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hansen is pleased that Frederik 6., in his letter dated 15.6.1818, has ordered the commission of ...

20.6.1818

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Frederik 6. commissions the Alexander Frieze and two caryatids for Christiansborg Palace.

20.6.1818

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Copy of the letter dated 20.6.1818.

12.10.1818

Jørgen Knudtzon

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Knudtzon recommends the British architect Benjamin Dean Wyatt to Thorvaldsen. Knudtzon announces ...

5.1.1820

Christian 8.

Christian 8.

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

1821

Sydney Morgan

Omnes

Extract from Lady Morgan’s book Italy mentioning Thorvaldsen’s workshops.

31.8.1826

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Luigi Sommariva

Thorvaldsen responds to Sommariva’s letter of complaint regarding his father Giovanni Battista So...

8.2.1835

Redaktørerne ved Søndagsblad

Omnes

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

28.2.1846

G. Chiappa

Omnes

In an article about the Malaspina Museum in Pavia, the chronicler Giuseppe Chiappa reports the ne...