The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Comment on Dying Lion (The Lucerne Lion)

Felder, op. cit. p. 17, and Friis, op. cit., pp. 38-39, erroneously identified the student as “Giovanni” and not Luigi Bienaim√©. Tesan, op. cit., p. 168, established that it was Luigi. No records of a Giovanni Bienaim√© have been found.

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