The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1841


Trip by steamship up the Rhine from Mainz to St. Goar near the Lorelei with Georg Christian Strecker (1800-1874), Ludwig Christian Christoph von Lichtenberg, Johann Heinrich Schramm and others.
Back the same day. In the evening a concert in Neue Anlage – today Stadtpark in Mainz.

Primary sources

  • Newspaper article dated 7.7.1841 in Altonaer Mercur, No. 157 (verifies the date and describes the concert).
  • Rigmor Stampe (ed.): Baronesse Stampes Erindringer om Thorvaldsen, Copenhagen 1912, p. 129-130 (the date is inferred from the text).

Other references

Last updated 14.07.2019