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Thorvaldsen as a Restorer

See also: Thorvaldsen's Restoration of the Sculptures from the Temple of Aphaia

19.3.1816

Jørgen Knudtzon

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Knudtzon asks Thorvaldsen to buy some antique objects for his friend Alexander Baillie and to res...

16.1.1817

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Johann Martin von Wagner

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

14.6.1817

Caroline von Humboldt

Wilhelm von Humboldt

In the afternoon, Caroline von Humboldt is to view the Aeginetes together with Thorvaldsen.

16.6.1817

Caroline von Humboldt

Wilhelm von Humboldt

Humboldt has viewed the Aeginetes, most of which are finished, and calls them “something complete...

19.5.1819

Peder Brønnum Scavenius

Peder Brønnum Scavenius

Scavenius comments on Thorvaldsen’s restoration of the Aegenetes, which have inspired Goddess of ...

Probably 7.4.1824

William Russell

Bertel Thorvaldsen

William Russell asks Thorvaldsen to advise Giuseppe Pacetti in the restoration of some antiques f...

26.4.1824

John Russell

Bertel Thorvaldsen

John Russell thanks Thorvaldsen for his help with the restoration of some antiques which his brot...

Probably 29.5.1824

William Russell

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Russell thanks Thorvaldsen for having bought the Marcellus head for him. However, he is annoyed t...