Thursday, February 21, 2013

Finnish artists, part one


Hannu Lukin - Finland, Evening


Lasse Wager - Town-view


Magnus Enckell (1870-1925)
By the Window. Oil on canvas


Viljo Hurme (1893-1987) - View from Kilpisjärvi


Markku-Jussi Komulainen (Finnish) - Spring Landscape


Akseli Gallen Kallela (1865-1931)


Akseli Gallen-Kallela - Winter Landscape, 1887


Akseli Gallen-Kallela - Auringonlasku (1899)


Akseli Gallen Kallela - Woodland Clearing on the Shores of Lake Kallavesi
Oil On Canvas


Akseli Gallen-Kallela - Café à Paris


Akseli Gallen-Kallela - Mary Gallén on the Kuhmoniemi Bridge (1890)


 Akseli Gallen-Kallela - Wakamba Plain, 1910-1924

Akseli Gallen-Kallela (26 April 1865 – 7 March 1931) 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.



Harald Gallen (1880-1931) - Camp Fire


Lasse Marttinen (1926-2007) - Winter


Väinö Hämäläinen (1876-1940) - Lake landscape, 1932