Saturday, February 28, 2015

Jorma Gallen-Kallela

[Finland] (b 1898/1939)

Jorma Gallen-Kallela followed in the footsteps of his father, the famed artist Akseli Gallen-Kallela...always existed a great complicity between Father and Son, they even joined the fitting in the Finnish civil War in 1918 ; after his father's death in 1931 and  after the destruction of his father's frescoes in the Juselius Mausoleum in Pori , Jorma used his father's sketches to recreate the artwork.. He died in the Winter War in 1939..


Finland 1935 "Centenary of the Publication of 'Kalevala' (Finish National Poems)" (3,3,3) [Recess] Sc(207,208,209)

Finland 1938 "Disabled soldiers Relief Fund / Victory of the White Army over the Red Guards" (1) [Recess] Sc(B34)

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