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Taras Shevchenko

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Photo 1858

Taras Shevchenko. Photo 1858

Taras Shevchenko. Photo of March 30, 1858

Shevchenko photo taken in cap and casing in the studio of the famous St. Petersburg photographer Andrew Ivanovich Denier (Henry-Johann, 1820-1892), with whom he studied at the Art Academy in K.P. Briullov. This photo was used in 1860 for Shevchenko's self-portrait (etching).

After publication: Shevchenko: biography. – K.: Naukova Dumka, 1984, counter-title.