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  Studio Still Life (1889)

The Athenaeum - Studio Still Life (Akseli Gallen-Kallela - )

Akseli Gallen-Kallela (1865-1931).

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

Akseli Gallen-Kallela Demasquee 1888

Akseli Gallen-Kallela Demasquee 1888

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