People's artist of the RSFSR (1982), laureate of the State prize of the USSR, laureate of the State prize of the RSFSR. Repin (1984).
In 1935-1941 he studied at MGHI them. V. I. Surikov At the end of the war began to lead the art Studio of border troops (1947).
In 1947 and 1948, wrote the first, highly acclaimed, monumental painting "the Surrender of the Kwantung army". The participant of Russian and international exhibitions since 1943 In 1984 he was awarded the medal of the USSR Academy of arts. P. Sudakov creates series of portraits of prominent people of his time. Works of the artist are in the Tretyakov gallery, the Russian Museum, in many museums around the country and abroad.
People's artist of RSFSR, laureate of the State prize of the USSR. A portraitist. A landscape painter. Author of works on historical-revolutionary and Patriotic themes was Born in 1914. Studied in 1933-1934 years at the Art Studio Mosha A. Kanevsky, V. A. Favorsky, in 1935-1941 the Moscow art Institute G. G. Ryazhsky. Participant of art exhibitions since 1947. Major works: "the Capitulation of the Kwantung army" (1948, the Central order of Lenin Museum of the Revolution of the USSR), "V. I. Lenin, the patient Sverdlov" (1949, MK USSR), "the Performance of A. M. Gorky Park of culture in Moscow" (1950, Museum of A. M. Gorky), "Mikhail Lomonosov" (1953, Moscow state University), "speaking about the earth" (1959, MK RSFSR), "V. I. Lenin at chess" (1965, MK USSR), a series of portraits of writers: B. Field, N. Hikmet, V. Kataev, E. Hemingway, A. Ivanov and others (1960-1979, MK, USSR MK RSFSR), "headquarters of the revolution" (1970, Lenin memorial in Ulyanovsk). Group portrait of the heroes of the storming of the Reichstag (1975, MK RSFSR).