1901 monument to Elias Lönnrot who was a Finnish philologist and collector of traditional Finnish oral poetry. He is best known for composing the Kalevala, the Finnish national epic compiled from national folklore.  The sculpture was done by Emil Wikström.
1901 monument to Elias Lönnrot who was a Finnish philologist and collector of traditional Finnish oral poetry. He is best known for composing the Kalevala, the Finnish national epic compiled from national folklore. The sculpture was done by Emil Wikström.