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Taras Shevchenko

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Portrait of an unknown man (3)

Taras Shevchenko. Portrait of an…

Taras Shevchenko. Portrait of an unknown man. Bristol Watercolour (27,6 × 22,8 cm). [April 1845 – 1846]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. number g – 619.

Right at the top – the ink mark: number 66.

The manner of the portrait close to "Portrait of a merchant", "Portrait of an unknown woman in brown dress" dated in 1845, and portraits of Katerynych family dated in 1846.

Registered as № 57 in a Chestahivsky's list.

Storage areas: V. Tarnowski's Museum of Ukrainian antiquity in Chernigov – № 391, Chernihiv Regional Historical Museum, Gallery of pictures Shevchenko, Kharkiv.

K. V. Chumak

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1961, Vol. 7, part 2, № 306 (image), p. 39 (note).