The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

Documents in which Caroline von Humboldt is mentioned

2.9.1803

Georg Zoëga

Herman Schubart

Because of illness, Thorvaldsen has had to have the bas-relief Briseis and Achilles cast before h...

30.8.1805

Camillo Landini

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley has given Landini a letter from Thorvaldsen, who is at Montenero, and asks for news about...

7.9.1805

C.F.F. Stanley

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Stanley’s health is tolerable. Anna Maria Uhden is also well, as is Thorvaldsen’s dog...

Ultimo september 1805

Johan Georg Wahl

Niels Saabye

Wahl requests Saabye to inform the family of Caspar Bartholin of his death. Thorvaldsen has made ...

25.7.1806

Fr.G. Sulzer

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Sulzer asks Thorvaldsen to help him buy some Havana cigars in Leghorn and sends greetings to his ...

8.6.1807

Adam Gottlob Detlef Moltke

Bertel Thorvaldsen

A.G.D. Moltke transfers 200 piastres for his bust, cf. A212, regretting the delay. He would like ...

Efter 14.6.1807

Carl Gotthard Grass

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Grass describes his arrival at the town of Treia and his negative impression of the local inhabit...

Kort efter 31.10.1807

Johan Georg Wahl

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Wahl relates his journey from Rome to Pisa via Florence. He writes that the Schubarts are very di...

9.9.1808

J.L. Lund

Carl Anton Graff

Greetings and reports from mainly the Danish-German art society in Rome.

18.11.1808

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Herman Schubart

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

20.2.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

3.3.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

10.3.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

26.5.1809

Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

16.4.1810

Christian Daniel Rauch

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

23.6.1810

Redaktørerne ved Nyeste Skilderie af Kjøbenhavn

Omnes

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

11.8.1810

Elisa von der Recke

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Elisa von der Recke asks to have the crate with two of the four busts she has commissioned sent t...

12.9.1810

Christian Daniel Rauch

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

18.9.1810

Christian Daniel Rauch

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

Antagelig 2.2.1811

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Theodor von der Ropp

Thorvaldsen thanks Ropp for the payment of his works. Regarding Jupiter Otricoli, he thinks that ...

19.1.1812

J.L. Lund

Bertel Thorvaldsen

An attempt to persuade Thorvaldsen to visit Denmark. Information about life at home and greetings...

6.7.1813

P.O. Brøndsted

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Brøndsted has been on a short trip to Leghorn to get some money. He has visited Montenero and ask...

Januar 1815

Friederike Brun

Omnes

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

20.11.1815

Peder Malling

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

14.10.1818

Johann August Gottlob Weigel

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

16.3.1819

Franziska Caspers

Charlotte Thierry

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

2.10.1819

P.O. Brøndsted

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Brøndsted blames Thorvaldsen for not travelling to Denmark by the route recommended to him. Brønd...

18.9.1820

Christian Daniel Rauch

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Rauch hopes that Thorvaldsen has arrived safely in Warsaw. He encloses a small metal relief as a ...

2.9.1824

Wilhelm von Humboldt

Caroline von Humboldt

Thing have become quiet at Schloss Tegel: The hall has been furnished, and Wilhelm is making the ...

8.1.1829

Frederik Ferdinand Friis

Just Mathias Thiele

Thorvaldsen’s own comments to the manuscript of J.M. Thiele’s first biography of Thorvaldsen.

11.6.1829

Wilhelm von Humboldt

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Humboldt writes that his wife, Caroline, died in March. She wanted to be buried in the garden of ...

10.7.1830

Wilhelm von Humboldt

Caroline von Humboldt den yngre

Humboldt is against his children’s proposal to place Goddess of Hope at the top of the monument t...

20.5.1831

Karl Wilhelm Wach

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Wach writes that today Tieck’s copy of Goddess of Hope has been placed on the top of the granite ...

1834

Wilhelm von Humboldt

Wilhelm von Humboldt

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

18.2.1834

Franziska Caspers

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Caspers thinks of the times spent in Thorvaldsen’s company in Rome and hopes that their ties of f...

September - October 1834

Pierre-Jean David d'Angers

Omnes

D’Angers visits Tegel and is delighted with the beautiful park and Schinkel’s elegant build...

January-June 1840

Christine Stampe

Omnes

The script of Christine Stampe’s memoirs on Thorvaldsen. This is the 10th part of 60 in all.

October 1842

Frederikke Wallick

Just Mathias Thiele

Frederikke Wallick’s report on her and Thorvaldsen’s journey through Europe in October 1842.

Før 22.10.1847

Henriette Herz

Omnes

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

1874 (1818-23)

Louise Seidler

Omnes

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