The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1831

Completed October 1831

Ludwig 1.’s version of Adonis, cf. A53, marble, Neue Pinakothek, Munich is finished. The statue was commissioned autumn 1808.

Primary sources

  • Letter dated 14.10.1831 from Thorvaldsen to Ludwig 1., (the statue is ready for shipment).

Other references

  • Thiele III, p. 428, 431, 449.

Last updated 12.12.2018