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Taras Shevchenko

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Portrait of A. Uskova (2)

Taras Shevchenko. Portrait of A.…

Taras Shevchenko. Portrait of Agatha Emelyanovna Uskova. Paper, sepia (26.9 × 19.2 cm). [Novopetrovsk fort]. [Summer 1853 – 1854]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 712.

Dated on the same grounds as the previous portrait of A. E. Uskova.

Another portrait of A. E. Uskova see number 41.

In the journal "Art" (1939, № 2) during reproduction of this portrait erroneously specified technique – pencil (between p. 28 – 29).

Registered as № 56 in a Chestahivsky's list.

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).

In 1929 was displayed at the exhibition of works of Taras Shevchenko in Chernihiv (Catalogue, p. 17, № 8).

V. O. Sudak

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete Works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1964, Vol. 9, № 35 (image), p. 24 (note).