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Statue of Liberty for the USA

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Filippo Mazzei

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Filippo Mazzei writes to Thorvaldsen, whom he has not been able to meet in Rome, in order to invi...


Filippo Mazzei

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Mazzei contacts Thorvaldsen to clarify a misunderstanding about the size of the sculpture which t...


Filippo Mazzei

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Mazzei writes to make sure that the price of Thorvaldsen’s sculpture has been given in scud...


Basil Lisakewitz

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Fragment of a letter containing a date and a signature.


Redaktørerne ved Nyeste Skilderie af Kjøbenhavn


Thorvaldsen competes with Antonio Canova for the commission for a colossal statue of Liberty to t...


Herman Schubart

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Schubart urges Thorvaldsen to come to Montenero. He is pleased that the busts of Herman Schubart,...


C.F. Høyer

Nicolai Abildgaard

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


Frederik Ferdinand Friis

Just Mathias Thiele

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