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House near water

Taras Shevchenko. House near water

Taras Shevchenko. House near water. Pencil on paper (15,9 × 24,3 cm). [April – October 1845]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. number g – 424.

Right at the bottom – the ink inscription: "House near water"; at the top of ink: № 97. On the back barely noticeable outline "Landscape with a river" (not reproduced). Dated by the time of staying Shevchenko in Poltava and Kiev regions.

Recorded as № 89 in Chestahivsky's list.

Storage areas: V. Tarnowski's Museum of Ukrainian antiquity in Chernigov – № 183, Chernihiv Regional Historical Museum, Gallery of pictures Shevchenko, Kharkiv.

In 1929 exposed in an exhibition of works of T. Shevchenko Chernihiv (Catalogue, p. 19, № 20).

K. V. Chumak

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1961, Vol. 7, part 1, № 113 (image), p. 44 – 45 (note).