Jugend/ art noveau fireplace in Hvitträsk Finland. Home of Eliel and Eero Saarinen. Photo by Johanna M
Finnish Art Nouveau Liekki ryijy design Akseli Gallen-Kallela
Dining room fresko in Hvitträsk
Eliel Saarinen - (August 20, 1873, Rantasalmi, Finland – July 1, 1950, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, United States) was a Finnish architect -Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hvitträsk, built during years 1901-1903 by architects Herman Gesellius, Armas Lindgren and Eliel Saarinen from beams and natural stones. Kirkkonummi, Finland.
Hvitträsk Kirkkonummi, Finland Hvitträsk was built between 1901-1903 by architects Herman Gesellius, Armas Lindgren and Eliel Saarinen. The main building, designed in National Romantic style, built of logs and natural stone, was both a common studio and a home for Eliel Saarinen and Armas Lindgren for some years after it was completed.
Hvitträsk Kirkkonummi, Finland Hvitträsk was designed to be a studio home for the members of the Finnish architecture firm Gesellius, Lindgren, and Saarinen. It later became the private residence of Eliel Saarinen. It is located about 30 kilometers (19 mi) west of Helsinki in Kirkkonummi, Finland. Created within the National Romantic Style, one can see elements that formed the origins of the Shingle Style.