The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1841

Presumably 15.9.1841

Is received in his workshop by his assistants. A bust of Thorvaldsen, crowned with a laurel wreath, is presented, and an unidentified assistant recites a poem in the sculptor’s honour.

Primary sources

  • Rigmor Stampe (ed.): Baronesse Stampes Erindringer om Thorvaldsen, Copenhagen 1912, p. 150 (the date is given as “the third day” after the arrival in Rome).

Last updated 17.02.2020