The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

No. 4818 of 10247
Sender Date Recipient
National Academy of Design [+]

Sender’s Location

New York

1.6.1829 [+]

Dating based on

Dateringen fremgår af brevet.

Bertel Thorvaldsen [+]

Recipient’s Location


Information on recipient

Tilskrift: “Seur / Thorwaldson / Rome”


Thorvaldsen is notified, that he has been elected as a honorary member of the National Academy of Design in New York.

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National Academy of Design
New York June 1. 1829.


I have the honor to inform you that at the Annual Meeting of the Academy held on the 6th day of May 1829 you were unanimously elected an Honorary Member of the National Academy of Design

I am with great respect
Your most obl Serv
John L Morton
Secty N A

Archival Reference
m29 II, nr. 42
Thiele III, p. 388
Thorvaldsen's Honorary Titles
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