Collection: Helene Schjerfbeck

Helene Schjerfbeck (1862-1946) was a Finnish painter who is considered one of the most important figures in Finnish modernist art. Her works often featured intimate, introspective portraits and still lifes, utilising a subdued color palette and a minimalist approach to form. Schjerfbeck's unique style and exploration of personal identity have had a lasting impact on the development of modernism, making her a very important figure in the history of Nordic art.