The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1805


Arrives in Rome.

Primary sources

  • Passport dated 11.9.1805 from J.C. Ulrich to Thorvaldsen (the passport is signed by the authorities 19.9.1805 in Acquapendente, ca 130 km north of Rome).
  • Letter dated 30.9.1805 from Herman Schubart to C.F.F. Stanley (thanking for letter dated 25.9.1805, relating that Thorvaldsen has arrived in Rome).
  • Draft letter dated late September 1805 from Thorvaldsen to Schubart (writes that he arrived Saturday afternoon, which due to the other two sources must be Saturday 21.9.1805).

Other references

  • Thiele II, p. 37.

Last updated 23.06.2014