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April 1825

Farewell party for Just Mathias Thiele and Hans Christian Holten, attended by Thorvaldsen, Hermann Ernst Freund, H.W. Bissen, Joseph Hermann, Ludvig Bødtcher, and others. The party ends with a nocturnal visit to the Roman Forum and the Colosseum. The party was painted by Dietrich Wilhelm Lindau.

Primary sources

Other references

  • Sophus Bauditz: “Fra Ludvig Bødtchers ‘Romerske Dage’”, in: Nær og Fjern, 1878, nr. 306, p. 7.
  • Sys Hartmann: I Sydens Land. Ludvig Bødtcher i Rom, Copenhagen 1993, p. 150.

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