The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

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Thorvaldsen suggests Frederik 6. a drastic restructuring of some royal institutions, which among other things shall release some more space to the Academy’s collection of plaster casts of Thorvaldsen’s works.

Primary sources

  • Letter dated 20.4.1820 from Thorvaldsen to Christian (8.) Frederik.

Other references

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