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Taras Shevchenko

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Flagstaff of Novopetrovsk fort (2)

Taras Shevchenko. Flagstaff of…

Taras Shevchenko. Flagstaff of Novopetrovsk fort. Stained paper, pencil (16 × 29.3 cm). [Novopetrovsk fort]. [1851 – VII 1857]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 561.

Top right ink marked: Number 117 – 95.

In the center on background – battery number 2.

In the foreground are the same stone columns, as in figure "Bay near Novopetrovsk fort».

Two other images flagpole on a cliff from the other point see number 141 and 144.

In the literature is found under the title: "Rocks, buildings on them" ["Catalogue of V. Tarnowski's museum of ukrainian antiquities", Vol. II, Chernigov, 1900, p. 183, № 326], "Rocks with buildings" [A. Novitsky, Taras Shevchenko as a painter, Lviv – Moscow, 1914, p. 59, № 298].

Storage areas: V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities – № 326, Chernihiv Historical Museum, Institute of Taras Shevchenko, Kharkiv – Kyiv, Gallery of pictures Shevchenko, Kharkiv.

G. P. Palamarchuk

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete Works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1964, Vol. 9, № 143 (image), p. 66 (note).