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Madonna -Mary Gallén with Marjatta - Akseli Gallén-Kallela

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.

by Akseli Gallen-Kallela (1865-1931)

Girl and rooster - Tyttö ja kukko - Akseli Gallen-Kallela, 1886 - Finland

Akseli Gallen-Kallela (1861-1931)  Tiggargosse - Finland

Tiggargosse Painting | Akseli Gallen Kallela | Oil Painting Reproduction

Akseli Gallen-Kallela - Parisian café, via Flickr.

Akseli Gallen-Kallela - Parisian café, Akseli Gallen-Kallela was a Finnish painter who is best known for his illustrations of the Kalevala, the Finnish national epic.

Gallen-Kallela, Akseli (1865-1931) - 1897 Maija the Weaver (Private Collection) by RasMarley, via Flickr

Akseli Gallen-Kallela Maija the Weaver 1897 Oil on canvas (Private Collection)

Akseli Gallen-Kallela

kalevala and tolkien

Akseli Gallen-Kallela, Kullervon kirous ( the curse of Kullervo)

Akseli Gallen-Kallela, The Swan of Tuonela, 1905

amare-habeo: “ Akseli Gallen-Kallela (Finnish, The swan of Tuonela (Tuonelan joutsen), Etching and drypoint, x cm ” The gesture

Kullervo's curse, Oil by Akseli Gallen Kallela (1865-1931, Finland)

Akseli Gallen-Kallela, Kullervon kirous ( the curse of Kullervo)