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Taras Shevchenko

Encyclopedia of the life and works



Taras Shevchenko. Peasants

Taras Shevchenko. Peasants. Outline. Pencil on paper (20,4 × 30,2 cm). [July – August 1846]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. number g – 641.

Figure made while Shevchenko participated in archaeological excavations of Perepjat barrow in July – August 1846.

Registered as № 102 in a Chestahivsky's list.

Storage areas: V. Tarnowski's Museum of Ukrainian antiquity in Chernigov – № 415, Chernihiv Regional Historical Museum, Gallery of pictures Shevchenko, Kharkiv.

K. V. Chumak

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1961, Vol. 7, part 2, № 326 (image), p. 44 (note).