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Commission for the Monument to Schiller

See also: Monuments, Comtemporary Figures

30.1.1830

Verein für Schiller's Denkmal

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The Schiller Association commissions a monument to the poet Friedrich Schiller. The Association w...

13.5.1830

Verein für Schiller's Denkmal

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The members of the Association are delighted with the news that Thorvaldsen is favourably dispose...

31.8.1830

Verein für Schiller's Denkmal

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The Association has received Thorvaldsen’s final commitment to execute the Schiller Monument in S...

29.6.1834

Christoph Friedrich Karl von Kölle

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Von Kölle recommends the bearer of the letter, Wolfgang Menzel, to Thorvaldsen.

15.10.1834

Verein für Schiller's Denkmal

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The members of the Association are grateful for the permission to publish the news that Thorvalds...

9.9.1835

Verein für Schiller's Denkmal

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The chairman of the Association for the Schiller Monument, Georg von Reinbeck, writes about great...

21.1.1837

Redaktørerne ved Dansk Kunstblad

Omnes

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4.3.1837

Verein für Schiller's Denkmal

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The Schiller Association presents Thorvaldsen with a de luxe edition of Schiller’s collected works.

25.3.1837

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Georg von Reinbeck

Draft of a letter in which Thorvaldsen thanks the Association for the complete edition of Friedri...

7.4.1837

Georg von Reinbeck

Bertel Thorvaldsen

On behalf of the King of Württemberg, Wilhelm I, Reinbeck thanks Thorvaldsen for his readiness to...

6.12.1837

Verein für Schiller's Denkmal

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The bas-reliefs for the Schiller Monument have been emerged successfully from the bronze casting ...

28.5.1839

Verein für Schiller's Denkmal

Bertel Thorvaldsen

On behalf of the Schiller Association and the Kingdom of Württemberg, Reinbeck thanks Thorvaldsen...

29.5.1839

Verein für Schiller's Denkmal

Bertel Thorvaldsen

The Association declares the Schiller Monument completed after the unveiling ceremony on ‘8.5.183...