The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Comment on 11.8.1824

I.e. Thorvaldsen’s marble version of Dahl’s bust, cf. A229. Today, the marble version is at Bergen Art Museum. The bust was a gift from Thorvaldsen to Dahl, who did not thank him until his letter dated 26.10.1830.

Cf. Else Kai Sass: Thorvaldsens Portrætbuster, Copenhagen 1963-65, vol. II, p. 62.

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