The construction of the so-called 'Safe house', September-October 1596
Veer, Gerrit de
The construction of the Safe House, late September 1596. In the foreground, wood is delivered with sleds. On the left, the ship is depicted stuck in the ice. In the background the frame of the house is constructed.
From the Wahrhafftige Relation, the German version of Gerrit de Veer’s journal, published in 1598. (See under ‘documentation’ for details.)Please contact Rijksmuseum Amsterdam for reuse and copyrights.