Start page

Taras Shevchenko

Encyclopedia of the life and works



Taras Shevchenko. Karzundy

Taras Shevchenko. Karzundy. Stained paper, pencil (16 29,3 cm). Karzundy. [28.VII 1849]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 479.

Bottom left – pencil inscription by hand Shevchenko: Karzundy – 13. Top right ink marked: Number 117 – 76.

Karzundy tract on the north- western shore of the Aral Sea, between the bays and Chernyshev Combe Suat, now – the Aral region, Kyzyl-Orda region, Kazakh SSR.

Dated the residence time of the expedition in the area [see. "Day notes of navigation A. I. Butakov on the Aral Sea in 1848 – 1849 years", Tashkent, 1953, p. 44].

Found in the literature under the name "Kaz-zundy" [A. Rusov, Collection of drawings Shevchenko, "Kievan antiquity", 1894, Vol. XLIV, p. 186].

Storage areas: O.Kozachkovsky, V. P. Kakhovski, S. D. Brazol, V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities – № 242 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, 1962, vol. 8, № 183 (image), p. 63 (note).