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Peasant's court. Sketch (fol. 14 r.)

Taras Shevchenko. Peasant's court.…

Taras Shevchenko. Peasant's court. Sketch for etching. Pencil. [Not before May 1843]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. number g – 849.

Left bottom is marked: 25. Sketch drawed on the 14th sheet of the album 1839 – 1843. This sheet is now stored separately from the album.

This is one of the first outline sketch to Shevchenko's etching "Peasant's court".

On the back – a picture "House of Shevchenko's parents in the village Kirillovka".

Storage areas: Gallery of pictures Shevchenko, Kharkiv, Central Museum of Taras Shevchenko Kyiv.

Z.V. Lashkul

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1961, Vol. 7, part 2, № 180 (image), p. 7 (note).