Taras Shevchenko. Blessing of children. Bristol paper, sepia (28.8 × 21.7 cm). [Novopetrovsk fort]. [Summer 1856]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 287.
Lower left – author's sign in ink: T. Shevchenko.
On the back bottom left – ink inscription by hand Shevchenko: 3. Blessing of children.
Picture made on the Gospel story.
Motives of dating see number 46.
Storage areas: Tsvetkov gallery, State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Institute of Taras Shevchenko, Kharkiv – Kyiv, Gallery of pictures Shevchenko, Kharkiv.
V. O. Sudak
After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete Works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1964, Vol. 9, ¹ 48 (image), p. 31 (note).