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Borups Selskab (The Dramatic and Literary Society, Borup’s Society) gives a farewell party to Thorvaldsen before his departure to Italy. Two songs dedicated to Thorvaldsen are sung.

Primary sources

  • The minutes of Borup’s Society (DDLS) 1818-23, documents from Borup´s Society, Manuscript Department, The Royal Library, Copenhagen, NKS 769r, fol.
  • Letter dated 3.7.1820.
  • Song dated 7.7.1820 by Liebenberg.

Last updated 18.12.2014