The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1839


In Elsinore the town council arranges a party at the Shooting Range celebrating Thorvaldsen with music, song and salutes.

Primary sources

  • Song dated 10.7.1839 from NN to Thorvaldsen.
  • Newspaper report dated 13.7.1839 in Kj√łbenhavnsposten (documents the date with certainty).
  • Rigmor Stampe (ed.): Baronesse Stampes Erindringer om Thorvaldsen, Copenhagen 1912, p. 31 (indirectly dates the events one day late).
  • Thiele IV, p. 70 (indirectly dates the events one day late).

Last updated 24.09.2018