The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Documents in which George Gordon Byron is mentioned

Between 29.4.1817 og 20.5.1817

John Cam Hobhouse

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Lord Byron is in Rome, and Hobhouse wants Thorvaldsen to portray him. He hopes that Thorvaldsen i...

27.10.1817

Redaktørerne ved Grätzer Zeitung

Omnes

Paragraph praising Shepherd Boy, A177, and the bust of Georges Gordon Byron.

Efter 7.12.1817

John Cam Hobhouse

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hobhouse has asked the banking firm of Schultheiss to send a crate to Leghorn. They have been tol...

16.3.1818

Per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom

Erik Gustaf Geijer

The orientation of the Nazarenes towards the past is explained in terms of a speculative German n...

15.12.1818

Edward Everett

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Everett has commissioned some copies of the bust of Lord Byron without specifying the material. A...

September 1820

John Cam Hobhouse

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hobhouse introduces his compatriot Joseph Douglas Strutt, who is spending the winter in Rome. He ...

September 1820

John Cam Hobhouse

Joseph Douglas Strutt

Hobgouse sends three letters that may be useful to him. He requests Strutt to ask Thorvaldsen to ...

3.4.1821

Lega Zambelli

Bertel Thorvaldsen

On Byron’s behalf, Zambelli thanks Thorvaldsen for having finished the bust and asks him to send ...

17.4.1821

Lega Zambelli

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Zambelli informs Thorvaldsen that Byron will pay all freight charges for the shipment of his bust...

20.6.1821

John Cam Hobhouse

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Hobhouse introduces a Mr. Harris, who is going to study in Rome. Hobhouse expresses an ardent wis...

Antagelig 1822

? (Fru) Butler Claxton

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Mrs. Claxton has visited Thorvaldsen’s workshop and wants to knpw the price of a bust of Lo...

March 1827

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Omnes

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

9.6.1827

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Omnes

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

28.10.1829

Alexander Murray

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Murray has asked Thorvaldsen to send the bust of Napoleon, cf. A867, together with the one of Lor...

24.11.1829

John Cam Hobhouse

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The subscribers to the monument to Lord Byron have held a meeting. They are grateful that Thorval...

4.3.1830

Luigi Chiaveri

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Chiaveri has received a letter from Hobhouse regarding the monument to Lord Byron, and he has the...

1.3.1831

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

Abraham Mendelssohn Bartholdy

Mendelssohn has seen George Gordon Byron, cf. A130, in clay during a visit to Thorvaldsen’s works...

16.5.1831

? Webber

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Dr. Webber asks if he and his family may visit Thorvaldsen’s workshop in order to see the m...

10.12.1832

Anselmo Ronchetti

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Ronchetti has heard that Thorvaldsen’s son-in-law likes the boots. He is eager to see the b...

21.3.1833

Anselmo Ronchetti

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Ronchetti takes advantage of Marco Viani’s departure from Milan to send a greeting to Thorv...

9.6.1833

Christian 8.

C.F. Hansen

Thorvaldsen should only send plaster casts to the Academy of Fine Arts and not works in marble un...

24.6.1833

Anselmo Ronchetti

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Ronchetti thanks Thorvaldsen warmly for the bust of Lord Byron, who will now live on not only thr...

Før 8.8.1833

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List of the works by Thorvaldsen that are to be sent to Copenhagen with the corvette Galathea in ...

Før 8.8.1833

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List of the works by Thorvaldsen that are to be sent to Copenhagen with the corvette Galathea in ...

Før 8.8.1833

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First part of a list of the works by Thorvaldsen that are to be sent to Copenhagen with the corve...

7.11.1833

H.C. Andersen

H.C. Andersen

Andersen has visited Thorvaldsen’s workshops and seen Psyche in plaster, A26, and George Gordon B...

6.12.1833

Friederike Brun

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Brun is eager to have the crates with Thorvaldsen’s marble works opened. Hermann Ernst Freund is ...

22.2.1834

Redaktørerne ved Kjøbenhavnsposten

Omnes

The art lovers of Copenhagen are told what the reasons are why it has not yet been possible to ex...

10.5.1834

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Omnes

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

25.1.1835

Redaktørerne ved Søndagsblad

Omnes

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

3.11.1835

Gaspare Galeazzi

Bertel Thorvaldsen

After many tribulations, Galeazzi has had 12 Byron medals struck at the Mint in Turin. He has als...

1836

Andreas Munch

Omnes

Poem in 14 stanzas about a young and inquisitive poet’s meeting with art. In “The Castle” he is s...

29.3.1836

Wolfgang Menzel

Omnes

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

6.11.1836

Redaktørerne ved Dagen

Omnes

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

23.12.1836

Anna Ticknor

Anna Ticknor

The commentary to this diary entry is not available at the moment.

27.7.1837

Redaktørerne ved Dagen, NN

Omnes

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

18.4.1838

Gaspare Galeazzi

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Galeazzi introduces the bearer of the letter, Mr. Debianchi, who brings five medals. He is a cred...

Maj-juni 1842

Christine Stampe

Omnes

The script of Christine Stampe’s memoirs on Thorvaldsen. This is the 43th part of 60 in all.

June 1842

Christine Stampe

Omnes

The script of Christine Stampe’s memoirs on Thorvaldsen. This is the 44th part of 60 in all.

1844

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Omnes

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

2.4.1844

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19.4.1844

Pierre-Jean David d'Angers

Omnes

An assessment of Thorvaldsen’s art on the occasion of his recent death. D’Angers writes that, as ...

25.6.1844

Redaktørerne ved Berlingske Tidende

Omnes

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

27.6.1844

Redaktørerne ved Berlingske Tidende

Omnes

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

29.6.1844

Redaktørerne ved Den Frisindede

Omnes

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

26.5.1845

Redaktørerne ved Fædrelandet

Omnes

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

1847

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Omnes

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

1850

August Kestner

Omnes

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

22.11.1850

Redaktørerne ved Fædrelandet, August Kestner

Omnes

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

1855

Redaktørerne ved Nordisk universitets-tidsskrift

Omnes

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