Finnish-Swedish artist Venny Soldan (1863-1945) was well traveled and studied in St. Petersburg as well as Paris. She married a poet and created a number of remarkable and endearing portraits of her two sons, Heikki and Antti.
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I’ll be on vacation for the next week. Enjoy this portrayal of a Parisian by Finnish artist Albert Edelfelt (1854-1905).
Hugo Simberg (1873-1917) was one of the leading Finnish artists of his generation, dying the year his country achieved independence.
Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it. CELEBRATING WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH THROUGH A WOMAN’S EYES: NEW PERSPECTIVES IN ART TOMORROW Elin Danielson-Gambogi (1861-1919) was a Finnish artist who created works not only in her native country but in France and Italy as well. COMING MONDAY MARY AND LYDIA CASSATT: […]