The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Documents in which Accademia di San Luca is mentioned

8.12.1810

C.F. Høyer

Hans West

Høyer writes to West appealing for help in a case involving the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts...

Antagelig 15.12.1810

Christian 8.

Hans West

The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.

20.3.1812

Peder Malling

Christian 8.

The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.

31.3.1812

Christian Daniel Rauch

Caroline von Humboldt

Thorvaldsen looks well in spite of his severe pains. He is working on the frieze Alexander the Gr...

11.5.1812

Christian Daniel Rauch

Caroline von Humboldt

Thorvaldsen has been appointed professor with a monthly pay of 25 Roman piastres.

13.5.1812

Christian 8.

Slotsbygningskommissionen

The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.

15.12.1812

Peder Malling

Christian 8.

The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.

23.12.1812

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Chrystian Piotr Aigner

This contract binds Thorvaldsen to execute two six-foot-tall caryatids with matching capital and ...

4.3.1814

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

27.1.1818

NN

Omnes

The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.

31.7.1819

Heinrich Keller

Karl Pfyffer von Altishofen

Keller reports that the small model for the monument to the Swiss guards in Lucerne, cf. Dying Li...

23.10.1819

Redaktørerne ved Nyeste Skilderie af Kjøbenhavn

Omnes

The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.

29.12.1819

Christian 8.

Christian 8.

The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.

11.7.1820

Peder Horrebow Haste

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Haste regrets that he is unable to write a poem to express his love for Thorvaldsen, the man. He ...

5.10.1820

Redaktørerne ved Allgemeine Zeitung

Omnes

Allgemeine Zeitung reports on Thorvaldsen’s visit to Berlin and Dresden, on his coming visi...

27.3.1821

Christian 8.

C.F. Hansen

The Prince has passed on C.F. Hansen’s proposal for work that Hermann Ernst Freund can execute fo...

30.1.1823

Amedeo Lavy

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Recommendation of the sculptor Giuseppe Bogliani.

30.1.1823

G. Piccolomini

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

22.2.1823

Girolamo Scaccia

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

24.2.1823

Girolamo Scaccia

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

Primo 1825

Melchiorre Missirini

Bertel Thorvaldsen

A dedication to Thorvaldsen.

1826-1827 (1876)

N.C.L. Abrahams

Omnes

Abrahams’ recollections of his stay in Rome 1826-27.

2.1.1826

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Pietro Francesco Galleffi

The commentary for this draft is not available at the moment.

After 28.1.1826

Ludvig Bødtcher

Ludvig Bødtcher

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

11.3.1826

H.F.J. Estrup

Ordenskapitlet, København

The historian Estrup’s biography of Thorvaldsen for the Chapter of the Royal Orders of Chiv...

Før 22.4.1827

Accademia di San Luca

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The Accademia di S. Luca invites Thorvaldsen to a general assembly on April 22, 1827.

8.5.1827

NN

Omnes

The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.

10.6.1827

Teresa Benincampi

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The Accademia di San Luca is to assess the quality of marble from Elba for the reconstruction of ...

17.9.1827

C.F. Hansen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

C.F. Hansen has read a letter from Hermann Ernst Freund concerning the forthcoming transportation...

Presumably autumn 1828

Johann Leberecht Eggink

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

2.1.1829

Instituto di corrispondenza archeologica

Omnes

The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.

13.1.1832

Ignazio Francia

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Francia thanks Thorvaldsen for having admitted his son Alessandro Francia to the Accademia del Nu...

8.6.1832

Ignazio Francia

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Francia is delighted to hear that his son Alessandro has won first prize in sculpture at the Acca...

16.8.1832

Adamo Tadolini, Antonio Tosti

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Tadolini asks Thorvaldsen to recommend him as a substitute professor at the Accademia di S. Luca ...

3.3.1833

Ignazio Francia

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Francia expresses his gratitude for Thorvaldsen’s teaching and support of his son Alessand...

16.5.1833

Bertel Thorvaldsen

C.F. Hansen

Thorvaldsen thanks Hansen for his letters in which he mentions the pleasure, expressed by many pe...

18.10.1833

H.C. Andersen

H.C. Andersen

Andersen attends the reburial of Raphael in the Pantheon, where he sees Thorvaldsen for the first...

26.11.1833

H.C. Andersen

H.C. Andersen

Andersen describes Pope Leo XII’s visit to Thorvaldsen’s workshops in Piazza Barberini on St. Luk...

1834

Salvatore Betti

Bertel Thorvaldsen

A dedication to Thorvaldsen.

13.3.1834

NN

Omnes

The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.

4.1.1835

H.C. Andersen

Omnes

The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.

1836

Antonio Solà

Bertel Thorvaldsen

A dedication to Thorvaldsen.

1837

Salvatore Betti

Bertel Thorvaldsen

A dedication to Thorvaldsen.

24.5.1837

Redaktørerne ved Aftonbladet

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

27.5.1837

Redaktørerne ved Dansk Kunstblad

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

1838

Karl Herloßsohn

Omnes

The commentary to this article is not available at the moment.

31.3.1838

Karl Friedrich Wiebeking

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

7.10.1838

Ordenskapitlet, København

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The College of Arms grants Thorvaldsen permission to wear his foreign medals.

September 1841

Christine Stampe

Omnes

The script of Christine Stampe’s memoirs on Thorvaldsen. This is the 32th part of 60 in all.

30.11.1841

Redaktørerne ved Kunst-Blatt

Omnes

The commentary to this document is not available at the moment.

7.1.1842

Giacomo Giustiniani

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Giustiniani asks Thorvaldsen to resume his teaching as a professor at the Accademia di S. Luca.

Middle January 1842

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Giacomo Giustiniani

Thorvaldsen diplomatically declines the invitation to resume his teaching at the Accademia di S. ...

1.7.1842

C.F. Holbech

Christine Stampe

Holbech’s report on Thorvaldsen’s life at the end of June 1842.

11.4.1844

E.A. Hagen

Omnes

The commentary for this document is not available at the moment.

20.6.1844

J.F. Schouw

Just Mathias Thiele

The commentary for this letter is not available at the moment.

16.3.1876

Emilie Jensine Eckersberg, Albert Thorvaldsen Wilckens, C.F. Wilckens

C.F. Wilckens

Emilie Eckersberg writes to Thorvaldsen’s former valet in order to aks him to help her sell...