The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

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Appointed director of the The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen, due to Thorvaldsen’s message about his approaching return.

Primary sources

  • Letter dated 4.4.1833 from The Royal Academy (the precise date of appointment is mentioned here).

Other references

  • Thiele III, p. 480 (just writes: at the end of March).

Last updated 06.07.2016