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Kugus valley

Taras Shevchenko. Kugus valley

Taras Shevchenko. Kugus valley. Stained paper and pencil (17.1 × 31.1 cm). [VII – 8.VIII 1851]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 524.

Lower left – pencil inscription by hand Shevchenko: 28. Kugus valley.

Top right ink marked: Number 117 – 52.

Dated by tentatively defined residence time of the expedition in the North Ak-Tau.

Storage areas: collection of A. A. Kozachkovsky, V. P. Kakhovski, S. D. Brazol, V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities – № 287, 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. 20, № 45).

I. M. Verykivska

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete Works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1964, Vol. 9, № 91 (image), p. 51 (note).