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Taras Shevchenko

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The figure of a peasant from the back

Taras Shevchenko. The figure of a

Taras Shevchenko. The figure of a peasant from the back. Tree. Outlines. Pencil. [Not before May 1843]. Institute of Literature National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, inv. number 106 (album 1839 1843).

Right at the top marked: 10 (sheet number in the album 1839 1843). Right below: 18.

On the back: "Kyiv from the Dnipro and other sketches".

Dated by time of the first trip Shevchenko in Ukraine.

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, 173 (image), p. 6 (note).

Additional photos

Kyiv from the Dnipro