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Get to know the women behind Alvar Aalto's legacy

By Josefin Forsberg

Aino and Alvar Aalto. Photo: Alvar Aalto Foundation

While Alvar Aalto may be a household name, few people know about the women in his life who held equal stature in the world of architecture and design. Here, we explore the unsung women behind Alvar Aalto, Aino and Elissa, and their hand in his work