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Andrushy (fol. 8 r.)

Taras Shevchenko. Andrushy (fol. 8 r.)

Taras Shevchenko. Andrushy. Sepia.
[VIII-X 1845]. Sheet 8 of album 1845.

Lower left – ink inscription by Shevchenko's hand: andrushy. On the back bottom right – inscription in pencil: wies Andruszy.

In the first publication stated that the figure depicts a bishop's cottage in Andrushy near Pereyaslav ["To Shevchenko's drawings", "Kievan Antiquity", vol. XXVIII, K., 1890, February, p. 358].

I. T. Koshovyj in his book "T. Shevchenko in Kyiv", Kyiv, 1941, p. 19, mistakenly dates the picture in 1846

N. P. Prokopenko

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1961, Vol. 7, part 2, № 212 (image), p. 15 (note).