The painting has slightly rubbed off to the margins, and the stretcher has warped somewhat. No evidence of retouching under UV light.
Magrez Kelekhsaev (b. 1940)
Born in 1940 in Cheset, Ossetia, Magrez Kelekhsaev graduated from the I.E. Repin Institute of Painting, Sculpture, and Architecture in St. Petersburg. He is a member of the Artist's Union. Since 1994, he has been exhibiting in exhibitions in Russia and abroad. Kelekhsaev lives and works in Vladikavkaz in Ossetia, Russia. (cko)