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Celebrates his birthday with dinner at the home of Elisa and Fritz Paulsen. Later Danish artists perform H.P. Holst’s comedy The Fairy Felic’idea, written for the occasion, in the Roman apartment of the Stampe family.

Primary sources

  • Toast dated 19.11.1841 by H.P. Holst.
  • Theatre poster dated 19.11.1841 by H.P. Holst among others.
  • Rigmor Stampe (ed.): Baronesse Stampes Erindringer om Thorvaldsen, Copenhagen 1912, p. 156-159.

Other references

Last updated 03.03.2020