Sunday, June 12, 2016

Two endearing Finnish calligraphy signs

Some 140 years ago, Helsinki artists embraced Art Nouveau, known to them as Jugendstil. Many of these letters can still be seen on buildings.  

I could not resist these two little charmers.  They are about half a meter in length.  


  1. always take care to include this information, as average mortals often forget or think it's implied. web design

  2. I hear and take note. Mea culpa--sometimes signs are too far away for accurate estimate of size.