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Genre scene. Sketch

Taras Shevchenko. Genre scene. Sketch

Taras Shevchenko. Genre scene. Sketch. Pencil on paper (17,5 × 26,2 cm). [August – September 1845].

Lower left – ink inscription relating to the front of the picture: Stone cross of St. Boris.

The plot is not disclosed. Right – figure of a man at the table. Behind him two women in chairs and men.

Date determined in accordance with the time of the picture "Stone cross of St. Boris" that is on the front side of the same sheet.

K. V. Chumak

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1961, Vol. 7, part 2, ¹ 311 (image), p. 40 (note).