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Transportation of Thorvaldsen's Artworks to Copenhagen 1833

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8.8.1810

Friederike Brun

Bertel Thorvaldsen

A list of the objects that Friederike Brun leaves in storage with Thorvaldsen.

12.12.1831

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

For unknown reasons, the letter has been severely damaged. See instead the draft of the letter fo...

12.12.1831

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian Frederik has heard that the Alexander Frieze, cf. A503, and Christ, cf. A82, and John t...

21.2.1832

Kirkebygningskommissionen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commission has learned that Thorvaldsen had completed marble versions of Baptismal Angel, cf....

17.6.1832

C.F. Hansen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Clarification of circumstances relating to the commissions for Christiansborg Palace and the Chur...

21.8.1832

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Frederik 6. has approved C.F. Hansen’s drawings for the great hall and two adjoining apartments o...

23.10.1832

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

A follow-up to the letter of 21.8.1832, in which the Building Commission for Christiansborg Palac...

24.11.1832

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Thorvaldsen expresses his gratitude for two letters from the Building Commission for Christiansbo...

29.12.1832

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian (8.) Frederik Is pleased that Thorvaldsen intends to come to Copenhagen in the spring o...

1833

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Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

2.1.1833

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Admiralitets- og Commissariats Collegiet

In connection with Thorvaldsen’s information about the completion of several works, the Building ...

12.1.1833

C.F. Hansen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hansen hopes to see Thorvaldsen and his works for Christiansborg Palace and the Church of Our Lad...

29.1.1833

Just Mathias Thiele

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

Ca. 15.2.1833

Joseph Hambro

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

22.2.1833

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Information that a Danish naval vessel will call at Leghorn in July 1833 in order to bring severa...

22.2.1833

Redaktørerne ved Kjøbenhavnsposten

Omnes

The King has given orders to prepare the corvette Galathea to sail to Leghorn in the spring of 18...

26.2.1833

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The corvette Galathea will arrive at Leghorn around 1.7.1833, and Thorvaldsen is asked to have th...

29.3.1833

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Thorvaldsen confirms receipt of the letter announcing that a naval vessel will arrive at Leghorn ...

29.3.1833

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Draft of the letter dated 29.3.1833.

30.3.1833

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Thorvaldsen has been unanimously elected director of the Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen, and ...

6.4.1833

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian 8.

An accident with the marble for the portrait statue of Caroline Amalie makes it impossible for Th...

8.4.1833

Frederik Ferdinand Friis

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

24.4.1833

P.O. Brøndsted

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Brøndsted recommends the German architect Friedrich Stammann. He asks Thorvaldsen to send some bo...

27.4.1833

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian (8.) Frederik is looking forward to seeing Thorvaldsen again in Copenhagen in the autum...

7.5.1833

Friederike Brun

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Brun is suffering, she has no hope of recovery and wants to die, but she looks forward to seeing ...

7.5.1833

Slotsbygningskommissionen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The corvette Galathea under the command of Johan Wilhelm Cornelius Krieger left Copenhagen 1.5.18...

7.5.1833

Slotsbygningskommissionen

J.C. Ulrich

The corvette Galathea under the command of Johan Wilhelm Cornelius Krieger left Copenhagen 1.5.18...

16.5.1833

Bertel Thorvaldsen

C.F. Hansen

Thorvaldsen thanks Hansen for his letters in which he mentions the pleasure, expressed by many pe...

27.5.1833

J.C. Ulrich

Bertel Thorvaldsen

At the beginning of this month, the Building Commission for Christiansborg Palace sent off the co...

9.6.1833

Christian 8.

C.F. Hansen

Thorvaldsen should only send plaster casts to the Academy of Fine Arts and not works in marble un...

14.6.1833

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Kunstakademiet, København

Thorvaldsen is grateful for his appointment as director of the Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen...

15.6.1833

C.F. Hansen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hansen is pleased the Thorvaldsen is satisfied with his appointment as director of the Academy of...

6.7.1833

P.O. Brøndsted

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Brøndsted requests that the collection of coins, books, and manuscripts which Thorvaldsen has rec...

16.7.1833

Pietro Antonio Bienaimé

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bienaimé is at Carrara, where the marble statue of Crist, cf. A82, has been ready for shipment to...

23.7.1833

Frederik Siegfried Vogt

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The corvette Galathea is in Naples, and the captain of the ship wants to know when Thorvaldsen’s ...

7.8.1833

Elisa Paulsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Elisa is at Leghorn with her husband, Fritz Paulsen, and his employer, Princess Charlotte Frederi...

Før 8.8.1833

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List of the works by Thorvaldsen that are to be sent to Copenhagen with the corvette Galathea in ...

Før 8.8.1833

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List of the works by Thorvaldsen that are to be sent to Copenhagen with the corvette Galathea in ...

Før 8.8.1833

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First part of a list of the works by Thorvaldsen that are to be sent to Copenhagen with the corve...

Før 8.8.1833

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Second part of a list of the works by Thorvaldsen that are to be sent to Copenhagen with the corv...

20.8.1833

P.O. Brøndsted

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Brøndsted is vexed that his collection of books and manuscripts which Thorvaldsen holds as securi...

27.9.1833

Redaktørerne ved Kjøbenhavnsposten

Omnes

A list of the artworks by Thorvaldsen that have come to Copenhagen with the corvette Galathea.

1.10.1833

Redaktørerne ved Dagen

Omnes

A list of the works by Thorvaldsen that have come to Copenhagen with the corvette Galathea.

8.10.1833

C.W. Eckersberg, Kunstakademiet, København, Just Mathias Thiele

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The corvette Galathea arrived in Copenhagen 20.9.1833. The crates with Thorvaldsen’s works have b...

8.10.1833

Redaktørerne ved Aftonbladet

Omnes

Aftonbladet reports that a shipment of Thorvaldsen’s works has arrived in Copenhagen.

26.10.1833

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian 8.

Thorvaldsen regrets that he has not yet begun his planned journey to Copenhagen; the work on the ...

26.10.1833

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Jonas Collin

Thorvaldsen asks Collin to help him deposit a sum of 20,000 species [40,000 rix-dollars] in the N...

15.11.1833

Christian 8.

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Thorvaldsen has been awarded the Silver Cross of the Order of the Dannebrog, and Christian Freder...

6.12.1833

Friederike Brun

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Brun is eager to have the crates with Thorvaldsen’s marble works opened. Hermann Ernst Freund is ...

21.12.1833

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Just Mathias Thiele

Thorvaldsen acknowledges receipt of the report on the arrival of his works of art in Copenhagen w...

24.12.1833

Redaktørerne ved Kunst-Blatt

Omnes

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

18.1.1834

Just Mathias Thiele

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The three works that had been delivered to the Church of Our Lady even though they belonged to Th...

22.2.1834

Redaktørerne ved Kjøbenhavnsposten

Omnes

The art lovers of Copenhagen are told what the reasons are why it has not yet been possible to ex...

Efter 22.2.1834

C.F. Høyer

Omnes

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

14.3.1834

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Omnes

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

25.3.1834

C.F. Høyer, Redaktørerne ved Raketten

Omnes

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

16.4.1834

Bertel Thorvaldsen

C.F. Hansen

Thorvaldsen is in bed with a severe cold and dictates the letter to Ludvig Bødtcher, so C.F. Hans...

16.4.1834

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Jonas Collin

Thorvaldsen itemizes his bill for works for Christiansborg Palace and the Church of Our Lady and ...

Antagelig 21.6.1834

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Christian 8.

By mistake, the Roman postal services have delayed delivery of some of Thorvaldsen’s letters. The...

7.8.1834

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hermann Ernst Freund

Thorvaldsen’s departure for Denmark is delayed, so he asks Freund to give him a detailed report o...

16.8.1834

C.F. Hansen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

At Thorvaldsen’s request, the Building Commission for Christiansborg Palace and the Univers...

5.10.1834

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Adam Gottlob Detlef Moltke

A written confirmation that two works of art in Thorvaldsen’s collection in Copenhagen – the pain...

14.11.1834

Paul de Coninck

Broder Lysholm Knudtzon

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

6.2.1835

Hermann Ernst Freund

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Elisa Paulsen’s dowry has been arranged through Jonas Collin. Among Thorvaldsen’s artworks transp...

11.5.1835

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Universitetsdirektionen

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

Ca. August 1835

Redaktørerne ved Søndagsblad

Omnes

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

Primo 1837

N.L. Høyen

Omnes

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