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Taras Shevchenko

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View of Nizhny Novgorod

Taras Shevchenko. View of Nizhny…

Taras Shevchenko. View of Nizhny Novgorod. Pencil on paper (22.9 × 36.5 cm). [Nizhny Novgorod]. [20.IX – XI 1857]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 631.

Top left pencil inscription: Shevchenko. On paper watermark: A. Honcharov.

Dated by arrival time Shevchenko in Nizhny Novgorod and the end of navigation on the Volga in 1857.

In the literature is found under the title "Landing near the city" ["Catalogue of V. Tarnowski's museum of ukrainian antiquities", Vol. II, Chernigov, 1900, p. 191, № 403].

On the back of vague outlines, not reproduced.

Storage areas: V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities – № 403, Chernihiv Regional History Museum, Gallery of pictures Shevchenko, Kharkiv.

N. P. Prokopenko

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete Works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1963, v. 10, № 89 (image), p. 49 (note).