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Monument to Karl Philipp von Schwarzenberg (sketch A120) is commissioned by Frans 1. for Troppau / Opava. The monument was never executed.

Primary sources

Other references

  • Else Kai Sass: Thorvaldsens Portrætbuster, Copenhagen 1963-65, Vol. II, p. 63-68 (concerning the life mask, see in particular note 122).
  • Thiele III, p. 87.
  • Related Article: The Journey to Rome, August-December 1820

Last updated 04.06.2020