Unknown pilot Hero of the Soviet Union, Size 11 1/2 x 15.
Unknown pilot Hero of the Soviet Union, Size 11 1/2 x 15. He is also decorated with 3 Orders of Lenin and 2 Red Banners and what looks like Medal for the Defense of Leningrad. Circa 1943 - 44 portrait, not yet showing any of the victory or "liberation" campaign medals. Nice depiction of his Air Force visor cap. By skilled artist working in charcoal.