File:Gallen Kallela The Forging of the Sampo.jpg
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|Title||Finnish: Sammon taonta
Forging of the Sampo
|Medium||oil on canvas|
|Dimensions||152 × 200 cm (59.8 × 78.7 in)|
|Accession number||A I 513|
|Object history||purchase 27 November 1893|
|Notes||Painting by Akseli Gallen-Kallela, depicting a scene from Kalevala, a Finnish epic poem. Smith Ilmarinen is forging the magical mill called Sampo, a centerpiece in many of Kalevala's stories. See also the page at the Finnish National Gallery website|
2. The Bridgeman Art Library, Object 476496
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|Horizontal resolution||300 dpi|
|Vertical resolution||300 dpi|
|Software used||Adobe Photoshop CS4 Windows|
|File change date and time||12:47, 1 May 2012|
|Keywords||forging; Sampo; Sammas; magic; magical; object; good luck; fortune; lucky; myth; mythology; mythological; Kalevala; Ilmarinen; blacksmith; smith; smithy; forge; male; furnace; wood; woods; woodland; forest; atmospheric; mysterious; tools; hut; heat; pumping|
|Number of components||3|
|Image height||3,510 px|
|Image width||4,661 px|
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|Date and time of digitizing||14:28, 14 January 2009|
|Date metadata was last modified||13:47, 1 May 2012|
|Label||Text 'NGF476496 Forging of the Sampo, 1893 (oil on canvas) by Gallen-Kallela, Akseli Valdemar (1865-1931); 200x152 cm; Ateneum Art Museum, Finnish National Gallery, Helsinki, Finland; (add.info.: In Finnish mythology, the Sampo or Sammas was a magical artifact of indeterminate type that brought good fortune to its holder); PERMISSION REQUIRED FOR NON EDITORIAL USAGE; Finnish, it is possible that some works by this artist may be protected by third party rights in some territories'|
|Unique ID of original document||xmp.did:C1A1A63CDCE2DD11807B89B210AD2291|
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