Gallen-Kallela, Akseli (1865-1931) - 1905 Lake Keitele (Lahti Art Museum, Finland)
Oil on canvas; 53 x 67 cm. Akseli Gallen-Kallela was a Finnish painter who is best known for his illustrations of the Kalevala, the Finnish national epic. His work was considered very important for the Finnish national identity. He changed his name from Gallen to Gallen-Kallela in 1907. Gallen-Kallela was born Axel Waldemar Gallén in Pori, Finland in a Swedish-speaking family. His father Peter Gallén worked as police chief and lawyer. At the age of 11 he was sent to Helsinki to study at a…
I visited Akseli-Gallen Kallela's museum again here in Espoo. I took some photos of his tools and paintings. Väinämöinen playing the kantele, part 1 of 4 (detail) Väinämöinen playing the kantele, part 2 of 4 Väinämöinen playing the kantele, part 3 of 4 Väinämöinen playing the kantele, part 4 of 4 (detail) Spring And a couple of his friends´ artworks: Eero Järnefelt, Inland lake scene Sculptor Emil Wikström, A plaster cast of a sculpture of AGK at age 47
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Akseli Gallen-Kallela--Kristi playing the cello, 1917 (70 pieces jigsaw puzzle)
(70 pieces jigsaw puzzle) Kristi was the middle child of Gallen-Kallela's three children. Do you think she doesn't want to practice or is she immersed in her music?
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Gallen Kallela: Landschaft am Jamajärvisee. Art Print, Canvas on Stretcher
Fine Art Reproduction Landschaft am Jamajärvisee by Akseli Gallen-Kallela. Fine Art Reproduction, Canvas on Stretcher, Framed Picture, Glass Print and Wall Paper.