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Taras Shevchenko

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House near the river

Taras Shevchenko. House near the river

Taras Shevchenko. House near the river. Pencil. [May – October 1843]. Institute of Literature National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, inv. number 106 (album 1839 – 1843).

Left bottom is marked: 21. Picture located on the back of the 11th sheet of the album 1839 – 1843.

Figure partially served for Shevchenko as material for etching "In Kyiv".

Dated by time of the first trip Shevchenko in Ukraine and shown in figure vegetation.

Storage areas within the Album: no later than 1885 – came to the V.V. Tarnowski's collection; from 1899 – V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities, 1925 – Chernihiv Historical Museum, 1933 – Taras Shevchenko institute; since 1936 – Shevchenko Institute of ukrainian literature.

Z.V. Lashkul

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1961, Vol. 7, part 2, № 175 (image), p. 6 (note).