Akseli Gallen-Kallela

(1865 - 1931)
Akseli Gallen-Kallela was born in Pori in western Finland on 26 April 1865. As a child he developed a deep love of the Finnish countryside.

From 1878 he enrolled in drawing classes in Helsinki, and like many art students at the time, he continued his training in Paris.

Gallen-Kallela maintained an international outlook throughout his career and e...
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