The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1830


Receives a written request from H.W. Bissen for the loan of the bust of Christian (8.) Frederik to be executed in marble (cf. A753 og A197), commissioned by Joseph Hambro.

Primary sources

  • Letter dated 18.1.1830 from H.W. Bissen to Thorvaldsen.

Other references

  • Haavard Rostrup, Billedhuggeren H.W. Bissen 1798-1868, Copenhagen 1945, Part 1, p. 100.

Last updated 16.06.2014