The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1797

3.6.1797 - 1799

Rents a workshop in Vicolo delli Aliberti, which used to belong to the sculptor John Flaxman.

Primary sources

  • Contract dated 3.6.1797 between Thorvaldsen, Benedetto Scarpetti and Senatore Scarpetti.
  • Letter dated 5.1.1798 from Thorvaldsen to Kunstakademiet (“Mit Logis er for nerverrende Tiid paa Hiørnet af Strada Babuina og den lille Gade som gaaer til Theaterret Aliberti hvor ieg har mit Vedsted i Nerheden.”)

*Letter dated 2.10.1819 from P.O. Brøndsted to Thorvaldsen.

Other references

  • Thiele I, p. 108.

Last updated 04.03.2016