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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 Gallén to Gallen-Kallela in 1907.
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Finnish architect, painter, and graphic artist, Helsinki and Paris.
Finnish, Swedish, Scandinavian
Artist, Architect, Designer, Graphic Artist, Painter
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
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