KNUD RASMUSSEN. Nuuk Greenland. HDMS Knud Rasmussen is a Royal Danish Navy patrol vessel.
Built by Karstensens Skibsværft, the two OPVs replaced the The Knud Rasmussen class was designed by Karstensens Ship Yacht in cooperation with the Danish Defense Acquisition and Logistics Organisation. The name of KNUD RASMUSSEN, who died in Copenhagen yesterday, was identified with exploration in Greenland, and particularly with studies of the Eskimos, as that of no other had been. He had the advantage over other explorers of being able to speak the Eskimo language. For 70 years Bruun Rasmussen Auctioneers of Fine Art has been the bridge between buyers and sellers of unique pieces of art.