Painted by Hugo Simberg, 1903.
Voted the National Painting of Finland, you’ll find it in the Mark Effinger room of Engelbrecht House.
A gift of Roxanne Pearce.
Throughout his illustrious career, this painting was always
The boy on the right makes eye contact with the viewer.
Haunting, isn’t it?
The video below is a band from Finland
performing a song based on this painting.