Jacobsen, Carl Christian Hilmann, 1842-1914

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The Danish brewer Carl Jacobsen was the founder of a sculpture collection called Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, which he donated to the public in two deeds of gift in1888 and 1899. He was interested in contemporary French and Danish art, as well as ancient Mediterranean art.

From the description of Letter to Bénézit-Constant, 1890 Feb. 10. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 84655640

Danish brewer and maecenas, founder of the Ny Carlsberg glyptothek in Copenhagen.

From the description of Letters sent : to Wolfgang Helbig, 1894-1909. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 83039590

Role Title Holding Repository
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correspondedWith Bénézit-Constant person
associatedWith Helbig, Wolfgang, 1839-1915. person
associatedWith Jandolo, Augusto, 1873-1952. person
associatedWith Levin, Paul. person
associatedWith Millet, Jean François, 1814-1875. person
associatedWith Ny Carlsberg glyptotek. corporateBody
associatedWith Simonetti, Attilio. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Picture frames and framing
Collectors and collecting
Archaeological museums and collections
Classical antiquities
Art--Collectors and collecting
Prints--19th century
Prints, Victorian
Sculpture--Collectors and collecting
Antiquities--Collection and preservation
Art patronage
Antique dealers--Collectors and collecting


Birth 1842-03-02

Death 1914-01-11



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