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Taras Shevchenko

Encyclopedia of the life and works


Plan of the building (fol. 1 r.)

Taras Shevchenko. Plan of the building…

Taras Shevchenko. Plan of the building, boats with sails, Aral Sea beach and other sketches. Pencil. [1846 – IX 1849]. Sheet 1 of album 1846 – 1850 № 109

Bottom right inverse to the bottom of the page Shevchenko made in pencil records (not related to images).

Above the inscription – sketch of Ukrainian house for two halves, made, apparently, before the exile. Right – outline three boats with sails similar to those shown in figure number 122 and two sketches of the female torso. Below barely noticeable outline of shore with reeds, like drawings depicting bank of Nicholas island (see number 28, 29), west coast of the peninsula Kulandy (number 164) and Aral Sea beach (number 167).

Records upper right over sketch coast of reeds made clear later.

V. Ja. Tkachenko

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete Works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1962, vol. 8, № 107 (image), p. 41 (note).

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