The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

No. 2215 of 10246
Sender Date Recipient
J.L. Lund [+]

Sender’s Location

La Storta, Rom

27.4.1819 [+]

Dating based on

Dateringen fremgår af stambogsindførslen.

Bertel Thorvaldsen [+]

Recipient’s Location

La Storta, Rom


A greeting in Thorvaldsen’s album.

See Original [Translation]

Erindring.! Oieblik. Tilkomst?


La Storta. D.27de Aprile 1819

General Comment

This is an entry in Thorvaldsen’s album, N213, written during the wild party at La Storta, just north of Rome, 27.4.1819.
The meaning of Lund’s bonmot is not immediately clear, but he may want to suggest a philosophical unity of past/memory, present/moment and future/anticipation.

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Archival Reference
Ikke omtalt hos Thiele.
Social Life in Italy · Thorvaldsen's Album
Last updated 13.11.2017 Print