The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1841


Visits the Schiller-monument, cf. A770. Meets Georg von Reinbeck and other members of Verein für Schiller’s Denkmal. The statue and the square are lit by torches, and a choir sings in Thorvaldsen’s honour.

Primary sources

  • Song dated 6.7.1841 from Stuttgarter Liederkranz to Thorvaldsen.
  • Report dated 31.8.1841 in Kunst-Blatt gebildete Stände.
  • Thiele IV, p. 161.
  • Rigmor Stampe (ed.): Baronesse Stampes Erindringer om Thorvaldsen, Copenhagen 1912, p. 131.

Other references

Last updated 10.02.2020