The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Back to 1807

Not earlier than June 1807 - not later than 1808

Christ Blessing the Children, A737, maybe executed as a sketch for Baptismal Font, A555,4.

Primary sources

  • Letter dated 30.1.1807 from Thorvaldsen to Schubart (considers subjects for the other three sides besides the front of Baptismal Font).
  • Letter dated 6.6.1807 from Thorvaldsen to Schubart (will start the modelling).
  • Letter dated 22.10.1808 from Thorvaldsen to Countess Charlotte Schimmelmann

Other references

  • Thiele II, p. 88.

Last updated 12.12.2018