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In Ukraine

Taras Shevchenko. In Ukraine

Taras Shevchenko. In Ukraine. Pencil on paper (16.9 × 24 cm). [Summer 1845]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. Number 2 – 423.

Lower left – ink inscription by hand Chestahivsky: In Ukraine. Top right ink marked: Number 116 – 36, just above the pencil marked: 2.

This image is similar in the manner of trees and houses with drawing 1845 "The yard in the village", with author's signature and date. To some extent also the presence in figure serial number 116 – 36, written by the hand of M. Lazarevsky, close to the serial numbers in the figures of the same year "Tract Stinka" and "Tract Bilyk", and the presence on this figure and on the figure "Tract Bilyk" serial numbers made by the same hand, can put the picture "In Ukraine" in the set of Shevchenko works made his summer 1845.

October 20, 1933 figure transferred from Chernihiv Regional History Museum to Gallery of pictures T.H. Shevchenko (Kharkiv) as Shevchenko's work called "Peasant's yard".

Storage areas: V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities – № 182, Chernihiv Regional History Museum, Gallery of pictures Shevchenko, Kharkiv.

E. A. Sereda

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete Works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1963, v. 10, № 125 (image), p. 62 (note).