Classic Works of Fine Art at the Manor

Updated collection hanging

Art Museum Gösta 6.4.2019—

Classic Works of Fine Art at the Manor is the Art Museum Gösta’s stylish collection hanging. It contains a wide selection of the most beautiful classic pieces from the Fine Art Foundtion’s collection.

At Serlachius Museum Gösta, manor’s collection hanging presents classics of the Golden Age of Finnish art and old European art, but also more recent treasures comprised in the collection of the Gösta Serlachius Fine Arts Foundation. In addition to that, one of the more recent art pieces include Anselm Kiefer’s Kalevala-themed work Väinämöinen Ilmarinen.

The authentic spirit of the manor is present in the stylish hanging, which respects tradition. Therefore, the Classic Works of Fine Art at the Manor includes, among others works of Albert Edelfelt, Akseli Gallen-Kallela and a number of Helene Schjerfbeck paintings. Veikko Halmetoja has designed the fresh collection hanging.

Gösta Serlachius Fine Arts Foundation’s collection is one of the best private collections in Scandinavia. The foundations maintains two museums Gustaf and Gösta in the Art Town Mänttä-Vilppula located in Tampere Region, Finland.

Sound stories

Highlights of a selection of fascinating artworks currently on show in the exhibitions of Serlachius as well as interesting background information on the history of the collection.

Anselm Kiefer

Anselm Kiefer’s art piece on show at Serlachius Museum Gösta.

Hugo Simberg

Gösta Serlachius Fine Arts Foundation has acquired to its collections Hugo Simberg’s (1873–1917) painting Garland Bearer (1905).