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Taras Shevchenko

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Taras Shevchenko. Headstone

Taras Shevchenko. Headstone. Pencil on paper (17 × 10.6 cm). [22.V 1851 – 1855]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 541.

Top right ink marked: Number 117 – 30.

Pictured tombstone is similar to tombstones on the picture "Hanga Baba". Picture made on the same paper as the number pictures 125, 126.

Sketches of tombstones see number 61 and the number 126, 128, 134.

Found in the literature under the name "Hanga-Baba" [A. Novitsky, Taras Shevchenko as a painter, Lviv – Moscow, 1914, p. 63, № 376].

Storage areas: collections of A. A. Kozachkovsky, V. P. Kakhovski, S. D. Brazol, V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities – № 304, Chernihiv Historical Museum, Institute of Taras Shevchenko, Kharkiv – Kyiv Gallery of pictures Shevchenko, Kharkiv.

I. M. Verykivska, G. P. Palamarchuk, N. P. Prokopenko

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete Works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1964, Vol. 9, № 127 (image), p. 61 (note).