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Near Novopetrovsk fort

Taras Shevchenko. Near Novopetrovsk fort

Taras Shevchenko. Near Novopetrovsk fort. Stained paper and pencil (12.6 × 31.6 cm). [Novopetrovsk fort]. [1851 – VII 1857]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 546.

Top right ink marked: Number 117 – 109. On paper – the watermark: Whatman.

In the center – a building repeated in figure number 146.

The area is defined by the presence of the lighthouse, located near Novopetrovsk harbor, and a drawing number 146, which has the silhouette of Novopetrovsk fort.

Found in the literature called "Settlement on the shore of the sea" ["Catalogue of V. Tarnowski's museum of ukrainian antiquities", Vol. II, Chernigov, 1900, p. 184, № 311].

Storage areas: V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities – № 311, 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, № 147 (image), p. 68 (note).