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Garden plants

Taras Shevchenko. Garden plants

Taras Shevchenko. Garden plants. Studies. Stained paper and pencil (33.2 × 13.6 cm). [Novopetrovsk fort]. [Summer 1854]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 706.

Top right ink marked: Number 117 – 160.

There are two studies on the sheet. Upper – grapes on pole – as a part used in figure 1854 "Mangyshlak garden" (see number 40). See also number 157.

Storage areas: collection of D. L. Mordovcev, V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities, Chernihiv Historical Museum, Gallery of pictures by T.H. Shevchenko (Kharkiv).

On the back – sketch of plants to "Portrait of A. Uskova with daughter Natasha".

V. O. Sudak

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete Works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1964, Vol. 9, № 155 (image), p. 70 (note).

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