Introduction
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 (illustration, below). His work is considered very important for the Finnish national identity. He changed his name from Gallen to Gallen-Kallela in 1907.
Wikidata
Q170068
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Introduction
Finnish architect, painter, and graphic artist, Helsinki and Paris.
Nationalities
Finnish, Swedish, Scandinavian
Gender
Male
Roles
Artist, Architect, Designer, Graphic artist, Painter
Names
Akseli Gallen-Kallela, Axel Gallén, Akseli Valdemar Gallén-Kallela, Akseli Gallén- Kallela, Axel Gallén-Kallela, Akseli Valdemar Gallen-Kallela, Aksel' Gallén, Akseli Gallèn-Kallela, Akseli Kallela
Ulan
500015305
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