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Taras Shevchenko

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Plan of house (4)

Taras Shevchenko. Plan of house (4)

Taras Shevchenko. Plan of the house. The architectural design. Paper, ink, watercolor (25.3 × 34.2 cm). [St.Petersburg]. [No sooner 18.II 1860]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 868.

Names of rooms and parts of the world made by Shevchenko.

Lower left in ink inscription:

After this plan father kobzar Taras Hryhorievych Shevchenko would build own cottage over Dnipro – on Chernecha mountain near town Kaniv in Kyiv province in 1861 – in the same town where now his grave. – Grigory Nikolaevich Chestahivsky.

This plan has two fronts – № 49, 50.

Storage areas: property of G. M. Chestahivsky, V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities – № 45, Chernihiv Regional History Museum, Taras Shevchenko Central Museum, Kyiv.

L. I. Vnuchkova

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete Works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1963, v. 10, № 116 (image), p. 57 – 58 (note).