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The corvette Galathea arrives in Copenhagen with 42 crates containing various casts of Thorvaldsen’s works and antique sculptures.

Primary sources

  • Villads Villadsen: C.W. Eckersbergs dagbøger 1837-1853, Copenhagen 2009, vol. 2, p. 839 (The Galathea anchors in the Copenhagen roadstead).

Other references

Last updated 10.02.2020