The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1818


Christian (8.) Frederik commissions plaster copies of all Thorvaldsen’s works for the study collection of the Academy of Fine Arts.

Primary sources

  • Letter dated 4.4.1818 from Lauritz Kruse to Thorvaldsen.
  • Letter dated 7.4.1818 from Christian (8.) Frederik to Thorvaldsen.
  • Letter dated 9.5.1818 from Thorvaldsen to Christian (8.) Frederik.
  • Letter dated 9.5.1818 from Herman Schubart to Christian (8.) Frederik.

Other references

Last updated 07.01.2019