Arts Everyday Living: Have You Heard Of?….Discover an Old But New Artist, Flowers to Portraits

Magnus Enckell, Flowers, 1912-1913, oil on canvas, Ateneum, Helsinki, Finland

 

Have you heard of Finnish master Magnus Enckell (1870-1925)?  Hopefully his versatility and expressiveness as an artist will be rediscovered in the 21st century with exhibitions outside his native country (which presently holds important collections of his works) in the near future.

 

Magnus Enckell, A Girl Straightening Her Hair, 1902, oil on canvas, Ateneum, Helsinki, Finland

 

Magnus Enckell, Head, 1894, oil on canvas, Finnish National Gallery, Helsinki, Finland

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