Newsletter   Secure Checkout   Shopping Cart (0 Items)  
Search:    Welcome Guest! Save up to 30-40% on most items with our awesome everyday discounts!

Akseli Gallen-Kallela: The Spirit of Finland [Paperback]

Our Price $ 30.10  
Retail Value $ 43.00  
You Save $ 12.90  (30%)  
Item Number 186036  
Buy New $30.10
Out Of Stock!
Currently Out Of Stock
Currently unavailable...

Item description for Akseli Gallen-Kallela: The Spirit of Finland by Kees van Twist David Jackson...

Akseli Gallen-Kallela (1865-1931) was a true homo universalis, a Renaissance man best known as a painter, but also an important figure in graphic art and an illustrator, and who designed his own live/work studios, furniture and soft furnishings. Over the course of his fin de siecle career, Gallen-Kallela progressed from realistic naturalism towards symbolism and linearity, progress particularly marked in his painted illustrations of the Scandinavian epic the Kalevala, and in sensitive portraits of subjects including Edvard Munch, Maxim Gorky and his friend Jean Sibelius. This long-overdue survey of his work appears on the 75th anniversary of his death, and on the occasion of the Holland Groninger Museum's full-scale retrospective, the first to bring such a large selection of Gallen-Kallela's work out of Scandinavia--and to the world.

Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at!

Item Specifications...

Studio: Groninger Museum & NAI Publishers
Pages   264
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 11.65" Width: 9.53" Height: 0.87"
Weight:   3.26 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Mar 1, 2007
Publisher   NAi Publishers
ISBN  9056625241  
ISBN13  9789056625245  

Availability  0 units.

More About Kees van Twist David Jackson

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.

Product Categories

1Books > Special Features > New & Used Textbooks
2Books > Subjects > Arts & Photography > Art > Art History > Regional > European
3Books > Subjects > Arts & Photography > Artists, A-Z > General
4Books > Subjects > Arts & Photography > Artists, A-Z

Similar Products

$22.00  $15.40

Reviews - What do customers think about Akseli Gallen-Kallela: The Spirit of Finland?

an amazing Finnish artist  Dec 21, 2007
We encountered Askeli Gallen-Kallela's paintings at an exhibit of Nordic landscape painting at the Atheneum in Helsinki. He was one of my favorite artists from the exhibit, and I was delighted to find this beautiful full-color collection of his work for such a reasonable price.

Write your own review about Akseli Gallen-Kallela: The Spirit of Finland

Ask A Question or Provide Feedback regarding Akseli Gallen-Kallela: The Spirit of Finland

Item Feedback and Product Questions
For immediate assistance call 888.395.0572 during the hours of 10am thru 8pm EST Monday thru Friday and a customer care representative will be happy to help you!

Help us continuously improve our service by reporting your feedback or questions below:

I have a question regarding this product
The information above is incorrect or conflicting
The page has misspellings or incorrect grammar
The page did not load correctly in my browser or created an error.

Email Address:
Anti Spam Question. To combat spammers we require that you answer a simple question.
What color is the sky?
Leave This Blank :
Do Not Change This Text :

Add This Product Widget To Your Website

Looking to add this information to your own website? Then use our Product Widget to allow you to display product information in a frame that is 120 pixels wide by 240 pixels high.

    Copy and paste the following HTML into your website and enjoy!

Order toll-free weekdays 10am thru 10pm EST by phone: 1-888-395-0572 (Lines are closed on holidays & weekends.)
Customer Service | My Account | Track My Orders | Return Policy | Request Free Catalog | Email Newsletter

Gift Certificates
RSS Feeds
About Us
Contact Us
Terms Of Use
Privacy Policy