The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1840


Christian 8. and Caroline Amalie pay a one-day visit to Præstø and Nysø in order to see Thorvaldsen and his statue of himself, Nysø1. A party for 60 persons at Nysø.

Primary sources

  • Rigmor Stampe (ed.): Baronesse Stampes Erindringer om Thorvaldsen, Copenhagen 1912, p. 76-84.
  • Dagbogsnotat 3.10.1840) af Christian 8.

Last updated 13.06.2019