The Hansa and the Nordland Trade

Vågan and Kabelvåg.
Watercolour painting by Kirstine (Stine) Colban Aas, who lived in Kabelvåg from 1797 to 1817. She was one of Northern Norway's most distinguished amateur painters. Today many of her paintings can be seen as a part of the Lofotmuseet's picture collection.

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