Taras Shevchenko. Tale. Matchmakers. Etudes. Pencil. [Not before May 1843]. Institute of Literature National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, inv. number 106 (album 1839 1843).
Right at the top marked: 17 (sheet number in the album 1839 1843). Right below: 30.
Left sketch of towel to etching Shevchenko "Matchmakers". Right sketch of soldier and barely noticeable outline Death to Shevchenko's etching "Tale" known in the literature as "The Soldier and Death".
On the back: "Matchmakers. Etude".
Storage areas within the Album: no later than 1885 came to the V.V. Tarnowski's collection; from 1899 V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities, 1925 Chernihiv Historical Museum, 1933 Taras Shevchenko institute; since 1936 Shevchenko Institute of ukrainian literature.
After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete works in 10 volumes. Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1961, Vol. 7, part 2, ¹ 185 (image), p. 8 (note).