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1st quarter 2012

31 Mar 2012 New Shevchenko's letter

We continue to publish the correspondence by T.Shevchenko. Today – the letter of 28 Mar 1842 to G.F.Kvitka-Osnovjanenko.

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29 Mar 2012 New folklore recording

The recording of the folk song "Semen Paliy! And what is you doing…" is published.

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27 Mar 2012 Shevchenko's works not found

Published list of Shevchenko's literary works, which are not found.

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25 Mar 2012 New record in the «Journal»

The «Journal» by Taras Shevchenko is continued to publish. Today – record of July 1, 1857.

I wrote poetry, for which I am one penny not paid, and which, finally, the deprived me of liberty, and which, in spite of the prohibition of inhuman almighty, I still secretly scribbled.

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23 Mar 2012 «Captain's wife» novel published

The «Captain's wife» novel is continued to publish. Today – 3rd chapter.

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21 Mar 2012 New rhyme

The rhyme «Irzhavets» (1847) is published.

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19 Mar 2012 Portrait of N.P. Sokolovsky published

Taras Shevchenko. Portrait of N.P. Sokolovsky. 1842. [St. Petersburg]. Bristol Watercolour. 25 × 21,9 cm. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, ¹ g -720. The gallery of painting works by Taras Shevchenko is replenished with portrait of N.P. Sokolovsky (1842).

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17 Mar 2012 New Shevchenko's letter

We continue to publish the correspondence by T.Shevchenko. Today – the letter of 26 Mar 1842 to G.S.Tarnovsky.

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15 Mar 2012 New folklore recording

The recording of the folk song "Woe is me in the foreign land…" is published.

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13 Mar 2012 New work by T. Shevchenko

Published "South Russian Primer", compiled by Taras Shevchenko in 1860.

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11 Mar 2012 New record in the «Journal»

The «Journal» by Taras Shevchenko is continued to publish. Today – record of June 30, 1857.

By the quiet beauty morning in the garden add a cup of tea – I thought it was permissible to luxury. From the beginning of spring haunts me this sweet idea.

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9 Mar 2012 «Captain's wife» novel published

The «Captain's wife» novel is started to publish. Today – 2nd chapter.

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7 Mar 2012 New rhyme

The rhyme "Dream" ("My high mountains…") (1847) is published.

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5 Mar 2012 «Meeting of Taras Bulba with the sons» drawing published

Taras Shevchenko. Meeting of Taras Bulba with the sons. After the novel «Taras Bulba» by N.V.Gogol. 1842. [St. Petersburg]. Paper, Sepia. 28,1 × 30,2 cm. State Hermitage Museum (St. Petersburg), ¹ 997/r.-r. The gallery of painting works by Taras Shevchenko is replenished with drawing «Meeting of Taras Bulba with the sons» (1842).

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3 Mar 2012 New Shevchenko's letter

We continue to publish the correspondence by T.Shevchenko. Today – the letter of 11 – 12 Jan 1842 to A. A. Korsun.

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1 Mar 2012 New folklore recording

The recording of the folk song "In Kiev on the market Cossacks vodka drink…" is published.

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29 Feb 2012 New work by T. Shevchenko

The "Letter by T.Gr. Shevchenko to the editor of "Popular Reading" (1860) is published.

I am the son of a serf Gregory Shevchenko. Born in 1814, February 25, in the village Kyrylivka, Zvenigorod district, Kiev province, in the estate of a landowner.

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27 Feb 2012 New record in the «Journal»

The «Journal» by Taras Shevchenko is continued to publish. Today – record of June 29, 1857.

On my sincere, my true friends! If you knew what to do with me, parting my executioners decade, you would not believe, because I myself hardly believe these abominations.

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25 Feb 2012 «Captain's wife» novel published

The «Captain's wife» novel is started to publish. Today – 1st chapter.

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23 Feb 2012 New rhyme

The rhyme "Do not warm sun in a foreign country…" (1847) is published.

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21 Feb 2012 «Blind woman with daughter» drawing published

Taras Shevchenko. Blind woman with daughter. After the motive of the «Blind woman» poem. [1842, no later than September. St. Petersburg]. Paper, pencil, sepia. 21,4 × 17,8 cm. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, ¹ g – 905. The gallery of painting works by Taras Shevchenko is replenished with drawing «Blind woman with daughter» (1842).

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19 Feb 2012 New Shevchenko's letter

We continue to publish the correspondence by T.Shevchenko. Today – the letter of 1841 – 09.1842 to G.L.Tkachenko.

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17 Feb 2012 New folklore recording

The recording of the folk song "Shapuvalko – black jackdaw…" is published.

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15 Feb 2012 New work by T. Shevchenko

The autobiography of T.H.Shevchenko (1860) is published.

On the same day he began to attend classes of Academy of Arts and soon became one of the favourite disciples of the great companions of Karl Brüllow.

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13 Feb 2012 New record in the «Journal»

The «Journal» by Taras Shevchenko is continued to publish. Today – record of June 28, 1857.

He is an officer, and you're still a soldier. It was scary responded to me, almost forgotten, this word. Nothing to do, put the pride in my pocket, pulled on my uniform and went to ask for forgiveness.

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11 Feb 2012 «Miserable» novel published

The «Miserable» novel is finished to publish. Today – 11th chapter.

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9 Feb 2012 New rhyme

The rhyme «N. N.» ("I passed the thirteenth… ") (1847) is published.

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7 Feb 2012 «Anatomic drawing» published

Taras Shevchenko. Anatomical picture. [1841 – 1842, winter months. St. Petersburg]. Watercolour. 26,3 × 36,6 cm. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, ¹ g – 432. The gallery of painting works by Taras Shevchenko is replenished with «Anatomic drawing» (1841..1842).

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5 Feb 2012 New Shevchenko's letter

We continue to publish the correspondence by T.Shevchenko. Today – the letter of 8 Dec 1841  to G.F.Kvitka-Osnovjanenko.

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3 Feb 2012 New folklore recording

The recording of the folk song "Have I not told you…" is published.

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1 Feb 2012 New work by T. Shevchenko

Published story "Once something was, we with late Sternberg …"

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31 Jan 2012 New record in the «Journal»

The «Journal» by Taras Shevchenko is continued to publish. Today – record of June 27, 1857.

Now expect to ship mail from Guriev. And no one expects such a tremulous look like me. What if you do not bring it to me for so long expected liberty?

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29 Jan 2012 «Miserable» novel published

The «Miserable» novel is continued to publish. Today – 10th chapter.

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27 Jan 2012 New rhyme

The rhyme «N. N. (" The sun comes, the mountains blacken…")» (1847) is published.

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25 Jan 2012 «Sitter on red fabric» etude published

Taras Shevchenko. Sitter on the red fabric. [1841, no later than 28 November. St. Petersburg]. Oil on canvas. 57 × 70,5 cm. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, ¹ J- 59. The gallery of painting works by Taras Shevchenko is replenished with etude «Sitter on red fabric» (1841).

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23 Jan 2012 New Shevchenko's letter

We continue to publish the correspondence by T.Shevchenko. Today – the letter of 19 Feb 1841  to G.F.Kvitka-Osnovjanenko.

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21 Jan 2012 New folklore recording

The recording of the folk song "Oh, out from under the mountain, and from under the cliff…" is published.

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19 Jan 2012 New work by T. Shevchenko

Published article "Benefit of Ms. Piunova, January 21, 1858."

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17 Jan 2012 New record in the «Journal»

The «Journal» by Taras Shevchenko is continued to publish. Today – record of June 26, 1857.

In addition to copies of works from the workshops, I think eventually release a aquatint engraving of my own offspring – "Parable of the Prodigal Son", adapted to contemporary mores of merchants.

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15 Jan 2012 «Miserable» novel published

The «Miserable» novel is continued to publish. Today – 9th chapter.

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13 Jan 2012 New rhyme

The poem «Princess» (1847) is published.

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11 Jan 2012 «Gypsy fortune-teller» drawing published

Taras Shevchenko. Gypsy fortune-teller. 1841. [St. Petersburg]. Bristol Watercolour. 26,5 × 20,7 cm. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, ¹ g – 824. The gallery of painting works by Taras Shevchenko is replenished with drawing «Gypsy fortune-teller» (1841).

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9 Jan 2012 New Shevchenko's letter

We continue to publish the correspondence by T.Shevchenko. Today – the letter of 10 Dec 1840 to Council of the Academy of Arts.

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7 Jan 2012 New folklore recording

The recording of the folk song "Oh went Cossack from the Don, from Don to home…" is published.

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5 Jan 2012 New work by T. Shevchenko

Published sketch "From almost nothing nearly a gentleman" (1847..1850).

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3 Jan 2012 Annual report 2011 is published

Annual report of the website «T.H.Shevchenko» for the 2011 year – 117 thousands visitors.

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