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Schooner "Constantine" under reparation

Taras Shevchenko. Schooner «Constantine

Taras Shevchenko. Schooner "Constantine" under reparation. Paper, sepia (9,4 × 18,1 cm). [Kos-Aral]. [IV 1849]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 793.

On the back left pencil inscription: Equipment schooners 1849.

Dated on the basis of a Butakov's memorandum to Obruchev 30.IV 1849, where description of repair schooner "Constantine" is fully consistent with the image [State public library, Department of Manuscripts, fund I, 1186].

A picture was preserved in album Obruchev.

In literature known as "Schooners on calking" [S. E. Raevsky, Painter Taras Shevchenko, X., 1939, Table. 48].

Storage areas: property of Obruchev, Ukrainian historical museum (Kyiv), Gallery of pictures Shevchenko, Kharkiv.

L. I. Vnuchkova

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete Works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1962, vol. 8, № 43 (image), p. 26 (notes).