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Ornamental plants

Taras Shevchenko. Ornamental plants

Taras Shevchenko. Decorative plants. Studies. Stained paper and pencil (30.3 × 12 cm). [Novopetrovsk fort]. [Summer 1854]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 585.

The point marked with ink at the bottom: Number 117 – 158.

There are three studies of plants on the sheet. Bottom used to "Portrait of A. Uskova with daughter Natasha", medium – for a picture "Mangyshlak garden».

Storage areas: V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities – № 350, Chernihiv Historical Museum, Gallery of pictures by T.H. Shevchenko (Kharkiv).

On the back – outline sketch "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, № 157 (image), p. 71 (note).