The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1828

Beginning of August 1828

Thorvaldsen and Anna Maria Uhden enroll their daughter Elisa in Maison Royale de S. Denys, a French convent school in Rome. She remains here until December 1830.

Primary sources

  • Letter dated 29.8.1828 from Elisa Thorvaldsen to her parents (the first report from her stay at the school).
  • Grade sheet probably 29.8.1828 from the school to Elisa.

Last updated 28.01.2019