The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

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Spring 1817

A group of Thorvaldsen’s friends and colleagues ask Henri Francois Brandt to execute a medal in honour of the sculptor. The medal, F1, shows Thorvaldsen’s portrait and the relief A genio lumen, cf. A518.

Primary sources

Other references

  • Kirsten Bendixen: Thorvaldsen og medaljekunsten, Copenhagen 1980, p. 19-21.

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