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Taras Shevchenko

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Portrait of A. A. Katerynych

Taras Shevchenko. Portrait of O. A.…

Taras Shevchenko. Portrait of Alexander Andreevich Katerynych. Watercolour on paper (30 × 22,1 cm). [Markivtsy]. [18.II – IV] 1846. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. number g – 717.

Right at the bottom – the date and signature of the author in pencil: 1846 Shevchenko.

O. A. Katerynych – youngest son of M. F. Katerynych.

Storage areas: property of O.V. Pomerantsev, Ukrainian Historical Museum, Kyiv, gallery paintings of Taras Shevchenko, Kharkiv.

In 1911 exposed in an exhibition of works of art Shevchenko in Kyiv (in the catalog incorrectly named Alexander Alexandrovich – № 47).

On the back – sketches: a man kneels; inverse figure of a woman without a head (not reproduced).

E. O. Sereda

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1961, Vol. 7, part 1, № 139 (image), p. 54 (note).