The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1817

Not earlier than 20.1.1817 - not later than 1.5.1818

Georgiana Elizabeth Russell, cf. A173, is completed in marble. Woburn Abbey, Bedfordshire, England.

Primary sources

  • Letter dated 31.8.1816 from John Russell 2. to Thorvaldsen, in which Thorvaldsen is requested to deliver the statue.
  • Letter dated 20.1.1817 from John Russell to Thorvaldsen, in which Thorvaldsen is requested to deliver the statue.
  • Letter dated 1.5.1818 from John Russell to Thorvaldsen, in which Thorvaldsen is thanked for the delivery of the statue.

Other references

  • Else Kai Sass: Thorvaldsens Portr√¶tbuster, Copenhagen 1963, Vol. I, p. 224-228.

Last updated 27.04.2015