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Taras Shevchenko

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Taras Shevchenko. Captives

Taras Shevchenko. "Blind" ("Captives"). Paper, Sepia (14,5 × 10,5 cm). [Not before May 1843]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum USSR, inv. number g – 904.

On the back left ink inscription: Bandurist.

This is a variant. Another picture, drawings and sketches on the same subject – see. Number 77, 199, 293, 295, 301. Year of established according to the author dated picture of the same name.

Storage areas: Museum of Ukrainian antiquity V. Tarnowskі in Chernigov – 167, Chernihiv Regional Historical Museum, Central Museum of Taras Shevchenko Kyiv.

In 1929 in an exhibition of works of T. Shevchenko Chernihiv entitled "Man plays the bandura" (Catalogue, p. 19, № 19).

L.I. Vnuchkova

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1961, Vol. 7, part 1, № 78 (picture), p. 31 (note).