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Recommends H.W. Bissen for the execution of the frieze for Christiansborg Palace, cf. the later Ceres og Bacchus (burned 1884).

Primary sources

  • Letter dated 14.5.1833 from J.M. Thiele to H.W. Bissen. Manuscript Department, The Royal Library, Copenhagen, NKS 3341 4° I (see: Haavard Rostrup, Billedhuggeren H.W. Bissen 1798-1868, Copenhagen 1945, Part 1, p. 116).

Other references

  • Thiele III, p. 476-483.

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