Seagull by Alexei Leonov (Framed)
SIGNED BY ALEXEI LEONOV!
Cosmonaut/artist Alexei Leonov honors the first woman in space, Valentina Tereshkova, shown in her helmet. Her personally chosen radio call sign during her 1963 flight was “Seagull.” The floating cosmonaut honors the first woman to walk in space, Svetlana Savitskaya, and the seagulls represent the other women who had flown in space at the time of the painting.
Signed by Alexei Leonov.
Framed as shown: 34.9″x21.75″
NOTE: This print is NOT signed by Valentina Tereshkova, and is not numbered. There are some faint blue ink marks in the lower white border below Tereshkova’s portrait (see detail photo).