The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

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Thorvaldsen is about to fall from a scaffold during the modelling of the horse for the monument to Maximilian 1. (A128).

Primary sources

  • Letter dated 21.1.1834 from H.C. Andersen to Jonas Collin.
  • Letter dated 15.2.1834 from Jonas Collin to Thorvaldsen.

Other references

  • Thiele III, p. 515-516.

Last updated 20.02.2017