Taras Shevchenko. Dustan's grave. Watercolour (13,5 × 22,7 cm). [27.V 1848 – 15.I 1850]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 439.
In the figure was an inscription in ink author: Dustan's grave.
Period of making picture set by the residence time of the expedition at the Dustan's grave and finishing of A. I. Butakov's report on the expedition – 15.I 1850, as evidenced by a report A. I. Butakov to battalion number 2 commander of the Orenburg line [Institute of Literature, fund 1, № 406, fol. 77].
Pencil sketch of this tomb see number 144.
Repeat of this picture see in the album G. N. Chernyshev [The State Historical Museum, Moscow, inv. 63113, portfolio Number 19, fol. 83].
Storage areas: property of A.O. Kozachkovsky, V. P. Kakhovski, S. D. Brazol, V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities – № 200, Chernihiv Regional Historical Museum, Gallery of pictures by T.H. Shevchenko (Kharkiv).
In 1929 exhibited at the exhibition of works of Taras Shevchenko in Chernihiv [Catalog, Part 2, p. 20, № 65, where misidentified technique – Sepia].
K. V. Chumak
After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete Works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1962, vol. 8, № 6 (image), p. 7 (notes).