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Taras Shevchenko

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Male head (fol. 54 v.)

Taras Shevchenko. Male head (fol. 54 v.)

Taras Shevchenko. Male head. Rural music. Outline. Pencil. [1846 – IV 1847]. Back of sheet 54 of album 1846 – 1850 № 108

Genre scene – music (bubnyst, organ-grinder) and child behind them, in the background of three peasants – given to the inverse image of a male head. Dated by the residence time in Ukraine before the first arrest.

Z. V. Lashkul

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete Works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1962, vol. 8, № 104 (image), p. 40 (notes).

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