Akseli Gallen-Kallela

The Great Black Woodpecker, Akseli Gallen-Kallela Finnish, Oil on canvas, 145 x 90 cm Private Collection

Akseli Gallen-Kallela and the Kalevala

The Defense of the Sampo (Sammon puolustus) is a 1896 Romantic nationalist painting by Finnish painter Akseli Gallen-Kallela. The painting illustrates a passage from the Kalevala, the Finnish national epic compiled by Elias Lönnrot in the century.

Akseli Gallen Kallela painting of Imatra

Imatra Painting | Akseli Gallen Kallela | Oil Painting Reproduction

Akseli Gallen-Kallela

Church Girl Akseli Gallen-Kallela (Finnish, Oil on canvas. Gallen-Kallela became fascinated with the ‘Kalevala’ epic, a compilation of ancient poetry celebrating the mythic origins.

Akseli Gallen-Kallela

One of my favourite artists is Akseli Gallen-Kallela. He was a Finnish romantic period artist who used the recently published Kalevala as his inspiration.

Boy with a Crow 1884 Akseli Gallen-Kallela

Poika ja varis / 1884 par Akseli Gallen-Kallela / Boy and Crow by Akseli Gallen-Kallela.

Akseli Gallen-Kallela

Akseli Gallen-Kallela Démasquée 1888 65 x 55 cm The Finnish National Gallery Ateneum

Akseli Gallen-Kallela, 'Aino' triptych (right-hand panel) Aino has decided to take her own life rather than marry the ancient Väinamöinen. She sits on the shore and listens to the song of the water-maidens of Vellamo.

The Aino myth painting, aAkseli Gallen-Kallela paintings reproduction, we never sell The Aino myth poster