The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1842

End of March 1842

Thorvaldsen and Christine Stampe burn “a lot of old things” in the sculptor’s Roman home – probably papers, drawings, etc.

Primary sources

  • Rigmor Stampe (ed.): Baronesse Stampes Erindringer om Thorvaldsen, Copenhagen 1912, p. 185 (the same kind of incineration took place in August 1840,
    April 1841 and November 1841).

Last updated 16.06.2014