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Taras Shevchenko

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Young man with pipe

Taras Shevchenko. Young man with pipe

Taras Shevchenko. Young man with the pipe, head of the peasant and the guy with the rake. Outline. Pencil on paper (20,3 × 28 cm). [July – August 1846]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. number g – 437.

Figure made while Shevchenko participated in archaeological excavations of Perepjat barrow in July – August 1846.

Registered as № 98 in a Chestahivsky's list.

On the back – the sketch "Farmer in the block".

Storage areas: V. Tarnowski's Museum of Ukrainian antiquity in Chernigov – № 198, 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, № 324 (image), p. 43 (note).

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