Portrait of a gentleman, oil on canvas, by Timur Akhriev (b. 1983, Russia/Tennessee) or possibly father, Daud Akhriev. Sitter is attired in 19th century clothing. Sight – 23 3/8" H x 19 1/4" W. Framed – 29 7/8" H x 25 7/8" W. 20th century. Biography: Timur Akhriev is a Russian born artist who currently works and resides in Tennessee. He immigrated to Chattanooga, Tennessee to live with his father, Daud Akhriev, a well known Russian-trained artist who graduated from the famed Repin Institute in St. Petersburg, Russia. In Chattanooga, Timur graduated from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Fine Arts program. Provenance: Estate of Bill Selden, Athens, TN. Condition: Overall excellent condition.
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