A Whale Oil Refinery at Smeerenburg, Svalbard

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Illustration

Kim Martins
by Purchased by the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam with support of the Vereniging Rembrandt
published on 09 January 2022

The whale oil refinery of the Amsterdam chamber of the Greenland Company on Amsterdam Island off the coast of Spitsbergen. Oil on canvas, 1639.

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Rembrandt, P. b. t. R. A. w. s. o. t. V. (2022, January 09). A Whale Oil Refinery at Smeerenburg, Svalbard. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15096/a-whale-oil-refinery-at-smeerenburg-svalbard/

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Rembrandt, Purchased by the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam with support of the Vereniging. "A Whale Oil Refinery at Smeerenburg, Svalbard." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 09, 2022. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15096/a-whale-oil-refinery-at-smeerenburg-svalbard/.

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Rembrandt, Purchased by the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam with support of the Vereniging. "A Whale Oil Refinery at Smeerenburg, Svalbard." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 09 Jan 2022. Web. 05 Feb 2023.

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