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26.5.1810

Hans West

Christian 8.

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

26.11.1815

Luigi Basiletti

Paolo Tosio

Basiletti sends news to Tosio, who is staying at Asola. He has written to one Manini in Milan reg...

1.12.1815

Paolina Bergonzi

Paolo Tosio

Paolina writes that Franz I will not come through Brescia on his journey to Milan. She tells Tosi...

8.12.1815

Paolina Bergonzi

Paolo Tosio

Paolina sends news about the positive reception in their home in Brescia of the marble version of...

1.10.1818

Christian 8.

Christian 8.

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

20.4.1820

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Frederik 6.

Thorvaldsen suggests a drastic restructuring and relocation of the Royal Collection of Paintings,...

9.9.1820

Karl August Böttiger

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Böttiger invites Thorvaldsen to his lecture in the antique gallery in Dresden.

14.10.1820

Redaktørerne ved Nyeste Skilderie af Kjøbenhavn

Omnes

The newspaper Nyeste Skilderie reports on Thorvaldsen’s visit to Dresden.

14.10.1820

Redaktørerne ved Dagen

Omnes

The newspaper Dagen reports on Thorvaldsen’s visit to Dresden.

16.10.1820

Wiktor Maksymilian Ossolinski

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Ossolinski comes to accompany Thorvaldsen to a gallery but does not meet him.

17.-23.12.1820

Christian 8.

Christian 8.

Visits Canova’s workshop and comments on the sculptor’s works. Then he visits Thorvaldsen’s works...

1834

Sala Alessandro

Omnes

In his guide to works of art in the town of Brescia, Alessandro Sala mentions Thorvaldsen’s...

22.4.1835

Ludwig von Schwanthaler

Bertel Thorvaldsen

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

4.5.1838

Georg von Reinbeck

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Reinbeck thanks Thorvaldsen for the first shipment of plaster casts for the planned museum in Stu...

30.7.1838

Giuseppe Martinengo Cesaresco

Ippolito Fenaroli

Martinengo Cesaresco writes to Count Fenaroli and tells him that he will report his orders to Ten...

Sandsynligvis ca. 1.6.1841

Eduard Gerhard

Bertel Thorvaldsen

A dedication to Thorvaldsen.

30.5.1844

Christian 8.

Christian 8.

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

1853

Federico Odorici

Omnes

In his guide to the town of Brescia, Odorici also describes the private collections in the town. ...

1880

NN

NN

Excerpt from the catalogue of the Fenaroli Avogadro art collection. Among the works mentioned is ...

16.4.1882

Redaktørerne ved La Sentinella bresciana

Omnes

In a local newspaper from Brescia, a citizen expresses his regret that the valuable art collectio...