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20.12.1796 - beginning of January 1797

Stays at Scamp’s Palace in Valletta for three weeks together with Pavels while the frigate Thetis is being careened.

Primary sources

  • Peder Pavels: Reisejournal 1796-1797, Ms.8º 709, Manuscript Department, the National Library, Oslo – copy in Thorvaldsens Museum, p. 42.

Other references

  • Peder Pavels’ diary, in: Sven Sørensen and Joseph Schirò (ed.): Malta 1796-1797, Thorvaldsen’s Visit, Malta 1996, p. 44, 55, 60.
  • Related Article: The Journey to Italy 1796-1797

Last updated 17.05.2020