dappledwithshadow:  Helene Schjerfbeck (Finnish, 1862-1946)

dappledwithshadow: Helene Schjerfbeck (Finnish, 1862-1946)

by Martta Wendelin, Finnish artist 1893-1986

by Martta Wendelin, Finnish artist 1893-1986

Old Woman with a Basket of Wood Chips / Eukko pärekoreineen  Albert Edelfelt

Old Woman with a Basket of Wood Chips / Eukko pärekoreineen Albert Edelfelt

Kalevala

Kalevala

Albert Edelfelt - Le Jardin du Luxembourg (1887)  Edelfelt (1854-1905) was one of the greatest Finnish artists of the late 19th century. He was the one who started the Golden era in Finnish art.  (Submitted by Johanna)

Albert Edelfelt - Le Jardin du Luxembourg (1887) Edelfelt (1854-1905) was one of the greatest Finnish artists of the late 19th century. He was the one who started the Golden era in Finnish art. (Submitted by Johanna)

Eero Järnefelt - Kaski

Eero Järnefelt - Kaski

Enckell, Magnus (1870-1925) - 1892 Reclining Boy (Finnish National Gallery, Helsinki, Finland)

Enckell, Magnus (1870-1925) - 1892 Reclining Boy (Finnish National Gallery, Helsinki, Finland)

Juho Rissanen: The Fortune-Teller, 1899. #Ateneum Art Museum. Juho Rissanen was one of the first Finnish painters, whose parents were servants. At that time artists usually came from gentry. Models for this painting came from Antikkala house in Kuopio. Topic was international as hand reading wasn't appreciated locally due to religious reasons. It was one of two paintings (the other being Blind, 1899) by Juho Rissanen to be featured at Exposition #Universelle 1900 aka the World's Fair in…

Juho Rissanen: The Fortune-Teller, 1899. #Ateneum Art Museum. Juho Rissanen was one of the first Finnish painters, whose parents were servants. At that time artists usually came from gentry. Models for this painting came from Antikkala house in Kuopio. Topic was international as hand reading wasn't appreciated locally due to religious reasons. It was one of two paintings (the other being Blind, 1899) by Juho Rissanen to be featured at Exposition #Universelle 1900 aka the World's Fair in…

It's About Time: Woman Artist - Helene Schjerfbeck (1862-1946) Paints Children

It's About Time: Woman Artist - Helene Schjerfbeck (1862-1946) Paints Children

Helene Schjerfbeck “Masquerade Picture, Rococo Lady” (1887) Ostrobothnian museum, Karl Hedman collection, Vaasa (photo credit Ostrobothnian museum/Erkki Salminen) to know more about this picture https://arthotspots.wordpress.com/2015/04/25/neo-rococo-and-the-north-reviving-the-rococo-and-the-enlightenment-eras-in-finland/

Helene Schjerfbeck “Masquerade Picture, Rococo Lady” (1887) Ostrobothnian museum, Karl Hedman collection, Vaasa (photo credit Ostrobothnian museum/Erkki Salminen) to know more about this picture https://arthotspots.wordpress.com/2015/04/25/neo-rococo-and-the-north-reviving-the-rococo-and-the-enlightenment-eras-in-finland/

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