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Two women. Outline

Taras Shevchenko. Two women. Outline

Taras Shevchenko. Two women. Trees. Outline. Pencil on paper (24 × 29,7 cm). [April 1845 – 1846]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. number g – 435.

Right at the bottom – a pencil inscription: Two women.

The manner of an outline similar to the pictures Shevchenko made in 1845-1847. Date is limited to 1845-1846 biennium, since in spring 1847 (before arrest Shevchenko 5th April) there could be such a well-developed vegetation, which is shown in outline.

Registered as № 87 in a Chestahivsky's list.

Storage areas: V. Tarnowski's Museum of Ukrainian antiquity in Chernigov – № 195, Chernihiv Regional Historical Museum, Gallery of pictures Shevchenko, Kharkiv.

In 1929 exposed in an exhibition of works of T. Shevchenko in Chernihiv (Catalogue, p. 18, № 7).

On the back of the sketch "Trees".

K. V. Chumak

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1961, Vol. 7, part 2, № 307 (image), p. 39 – 40 (note).

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