Ava de Lagercrantz (1862-1938)
Classic Swedish artist who was a royal painter working in New York & Paris.
she painted reigning monarchs
In 1909 she painted King Gustav which is now in Carnegie hall, in the studio.
king Oscar the father of present ruler was also painted
The portrait is of Hans Alin , a writer, and cultural writer. He did the screenplay for Domen in 1925, which was the first sound film .
most of his career was in the USA.