Dad Playing Sudoku Facing Right


  • Title: Dad Playing Sudoku Facing Right
  • Medium: Oil on Canvas
  • Size in Centimeters: 40 x 50
  • Year: 2008
  • Made in: Rome, Italy
  • Collection of: Collection of Dr. and Mrs. David T. Allen

This painting was taken to London and presented for the 2008 BP National Portrait Gallery competition—My first attempt!  Sadly, it didn’t make the cut. But any excuse to visit London is always a good one.

Comments carried over from the old website:

cass wrote:
Tim, this is one of my favorites! You have captured your Father’s thoughtfulness.
Date 2008-10-18 12:58:37

Rob Steiner, MD MPH PhD wrote:
Hi Tim

We have not met but I have known your Dad for decades from our work in the county health department. David will be a guest lecturer in my class on “Managing Healthy Communities” at UofL SPHIS today. I will introduce him while showing your painting of him (with credits, of course).

I bet he will be surprised and very proud!

Date 2009-03-10 11:21:12

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  1. […] have been for the 2012 competition.  Again rejected.  But in retrospect, not my best effort.  The portrait of my Dad is a much better […]

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