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Taras Shevchenko

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Fort Irgiz Kala. Drawing

Taras Shevchenko. Fort Irgiz Kala

Taras Shevchenko. Fort Irgiz Kala. Pencil on paper (14,7 × 23,2 cm). [Irgiz Kala]. [28 30.V 1848]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g 459.

Top right pencil inscription Irgiz and marked: Number 117 127.

Dated by the residence time of the expedition in fort Irgiz Kala.

Sketch for the same name watercolor number 7.

A copy of this picture see the album G. M. Chernyshev [State Historical Museum, Moscow, inv. 63113, portfolio 19, fol. 91].

Found in the literature under the name "Irgiz. Fort on the hilly river bank" ["Catalogue of V. Tarnowski's museum of ukrainian antiquities", Chernigov, 1900, II, p. 178, 221].

Storage areas: collections of A. A. Kozachkovsky, V. P. Kakhovski, S. D. Brazol, V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities 221, Chernihiv Regional History 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, 1962, vol. 8, 145 (image), p. 49 (note).