Granite huts and rocks

On Ertholmene the tiny granite huts and shacks are in some places build together with the rocks, in ways where the rocks often continues somehow inside the architecture

Watercolor detail granite cottage, garden and rock

Watercolor and text by Frits Ahlefeldt

Behind the old army barracks the soldiers and fishermen have build small hobit like cabins and huts close to the rocks. Not much is standart, and some details show how the carpenters and builders have a background in shipbuilding

Ertholmene - Christiansø, Detail rocks and small granite hut build together. Watercolor by Frits Ahlefeldt
On Ertholmene huts and rocks are often built close together

See all watercolors from my Christiansoe collection here

keywords: Ertholmene, Christiansoe, Christiansø, Baltic sea, architecture, buildings, art, akvarel, Denmark

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