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Visits the assembly of the Estates of the Realm in Roskilde and attends in the afternoon a party with songs and speeches in Thorvaldsen’s honour. In the evening at the dinner of the delegates of the Estates of the Realm hosted by A.S. Ørsted. Later organ concert in the Cathedral of Roskilde.

Primary sources

  • Notice dated 3.10.1838 in the newspaper Dagen.
  • Notice dated 4.10.1838 in the newspaper Dagen.
  • Report dated 5.10.1838 in the newspaper Kjøbenhavnsposten.
  • Report dated 7.10.1838 in the newspaper Dagen / Søndagen.
  • Thiele IV, p. 26-27.
  • Frederik Barfod: Thorvaldsensk Album, Copenhagen 1844, p. 208-211.

Last updated 13.04.2017