"Olav Duun (November 21, 1876 – September 13, 1939) was a noteworthy author of Norwegian fiction. He is generally recognized to be one of the more outstanding writers in Norwegian literature. He once lacked only one vote to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature,and was nominated twenty-four times, in fourteen years". - Wikipedia
Image from the Namsen Fjord in Nord-Trøndelag, where the famous Norwegian writer Olav Duun lived. His caracters were taken from the area.