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Caspar Bartholin dies. Thorvaldsen takes his deathmask, which later is used as the model of the bust A227.

Primary sources

Other references

  • Else Kai Sass: Thorvaldsens Portr√¶tbuster, Copenhagen 1963-65, Vol. I, p. 529-534, Vol. II, p. 381, Vol. III, p. 84.

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