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Taras Shevchenko

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Gate in Gustynja (fol. 3 r.)

Taras Shevchenko. Gate in Gustynja…

Taras Shevchenko. Gate in Gustynja. Church of Sts. Nicholas. Watercolor.
[IV-20.VII 1845]. Sheet 3 of album 1845.

Lower left – ink inscription by Shevchenko's hand: gate Gustyni.

In the literature mentions titled "The gate with ruins of formerly church Saint Barbara – Gustynja monastery. 1844" ["To Shevchenko's drawings", "Kievan Antiquity", vol XXVIII, K., 1890, February, p. 358], "St. gate in Gustynja" sepia [«Product of Shevchenko's exhibition in Moscow in 50-th anniversary of his death», Moscow, 1911, p. 9, № 81].

N. P. Prokopenko

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1961, Vol. 7, part 2, № 205 (image), p. 14 (note).